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List entry Summary

This building is listed under the Planning (Listed Buildings and Conservation Areas) Act 1990 as amended for its special architectural or historic interest.

Name: TOWN WALLS

List entry Number: 1254934

Location

TOWN WALLS, TOWN WALLS

The building may lie within the boundary of more than one authority.

County District District Type Parish
ShropshireUnitary AuthorityShrewsbury

National Park: Not applicable to this List entry.

Grade: II*

Date first listed: 10-Jan-1995

Date of most recent amendment: Not applicable to this List entry.

Legacy System Information

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Legacy System: LBS

UID: 458385

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List entry Description

Summary of Building

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Reasons for Designation

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History

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Details

SHREWSBURY

SJ4912SW TOWN WALLS 653-1/15/684 (South side) 10/01/53 Town Walls

GV II*

Town walls. C13. Coursed and squared sandstone. Largely a retaining wall, but terminating as parapet with raking coping. Incorporates plaque inscribed "This part of ye wall was repaired A.D. 1740. Edward Twiss esq. mayor. Mr Samuel Elisha and Mr Arthur Downes, Coroners".

Listing NGR: SJ4897412283

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National Grid Reference: SJ 48974 12283

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