The Castles and Moated Mansions of Shropshire


This book is a comprehensive guide to the history and architecture of castellated buildings dating from the mid 11th century to the late 15th century in the county of Shropshire.

Following an introduction describing the historical background, and the development of fortified buildings in the county, is a gazetteer illustrated with many plans and photographs.

The book includes major stone castles, moated or embattled manor houses and town defences, plus many earthwork sites, some of which only ever had timber buildings and palisades.

Published in 2001

Contains 80 pages with 142 illustrations.

ISBN 9-780993-187940


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Weight 0.26 kg