"Shrophire - Glorious England" Top 5 Page for this destination Shropshire by MarvintheMartian
Shropshire Travel Guide: 389 reviews and 1,092 photos
The River Severn enters England from Wales and makes its way through Shropshire on towards it's final exit further south.
Here the river is bending it's way through Shropshire, countryside that inspired the likes of Ralph Vaughan-Williams, composer of "On Wenlock Edge" and AE Housman author of "A Shropshire Lad" and "On Wenlock Edge".
In fact just the otherside of the ridge is Much Wenlock, so I guess you are currently looking at Wenlock Edge!
Taken in mid August one evening. This was taken from Lilleshall and looks north over the Shropshire plains towards Cheshire.
If you're touring England, Scotland and Wales then definately stop in Shropshire as you pass, however it's not a place to travel a long way and spend a lot of money to see!
- Pros:Beautiful Countryside, a few historic and interesting towns.
- Cons:A little bit out of the way!
- In a nutshell:Peaceful.
Another Ruined Abbey in the Telford area. This one on the opposite side of Telford to the Lilleshall Abbey. You will... more travel advice
Work soon commenced on building a new abbey in stone and the choir of the church, together with the east and south... more travel advice
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