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In accordance with the latest government announcement regarding the Coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic, users should be aware of the instruction to stay at home, and to only leave the house for food, health reasons or essential work. You should also stay 2 metres (6ft) away from other people.

In light of this, the groups, clubs and societies listed within the Shropshire Community Directory will be unable to meet until further notice, and there may be a reduced service for other local and national organisations.

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Craven Arms and District History

Description:

The historical records relating to Craven Arms and District contain a comprehensive archive of material concerning Craven Arms and the local districts of: Aston-on-Clun, Clunbury, Clungunford, Culmington, Diddlebury, Halford, Hopesay, Munslow/Aston Munslow, Onibury, Siddon Carwood, Stokesay and Wistanstow.

The material, which is now stored within the Shropshire Archives in Shrewsbury, where it will be kept together as a collection for future public viewing, consists of:

  • old Parish Records on micro fiche
  • census 1841-1911 in book form
  • old parish tithe maps
  • OS and various other old maps
  • some sales particulars on local estates
  • files covering all the districts, containing old newspaper cuttings and other material
  • vast quantity of laminated photographs

For further information, please follow the link to the Shropshire Archives website.

Venue Details

Address:
Shropshire Archives
Castle Gates
Shrewsbury
Postcode:
SY1 2AQ
View SY1 2AQ on a map | Get directions to SY1 2AQ
Telephone:
0345 678 9096
Email:
archives@shropshire.gov.uk

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new.shropshire.gov.uk/.../archives

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Page last reviewed:
25/08/2018
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