Historic Shrewsbury

Collection by Original Shrewsbury
21 
Pins
 • 
161 
Followers
There can't be many towns with 660 listed buildings, a museum in an old music hall and carved characters peering down at you from a c.1500’s building. And have you heard about Shrewsbury’s 921 years of wine buffs and Darwin’s school days?
Board owner
Charles Darwin was born and educated in Shrewsbury. His statue sits outside of the old Shrewsbury High School building, which is now the library

Charles Darwin was born and educated in Shrewsbury. His statue sits outside of the old Shrewsbury High School building, which is now the library

St Mary's Church, Shrewsbury

St Mary's Church, Shrewsbury

Shrewsbury histroic shutts and passages run between wonky timbered buildings

Shrewsbury histroic shutts and passages run between wonky timbered buildings

Shrewsbury Abbey, along with Shrewsbury Castle are the town's two oldest landmarks, they were both built by Roger de Montgomery, William the Conqueror's right hand man.

Shrewsbury Abbey, along with Shrewsbury Castle are the town's two oldest landmarks, they were both built by Roger de Montgomery, William the Conqueror's right hand man.

St Mary's Church, Shrewsbury

St Mary's Church, Shrewsbury

Tanners Wine Merchants was established in 1842

Tanners Wine Merchants was established in 1842

The Lion Hotel on Wyle Cop in Shrewsbury

The Lion Hotel on Wyle Cop in Shrewsbury

The Jesse Window c 1340 St Mary's Church

The Jesse Window c 1340 St Mary's Church

Historic architecture in Shrewsbury Square

Historic architecture in Shrewsbury Square

Shrewsbury castle dates back to 1074, it was founded by Roger de Montgomery

Shrewsbury castle dates back to 1074, it was founded by Roger de Montgomery

Shrewsbury Castle and Shropshire Regimental Museum

Shrewsbury Castle and Shropshire Regimental Museum

Pinterest