Place:Westbury, Shropshire, England

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NameWestbury
TypeVillage
Coordinates52.683°N 2.95°W
Located inShropshire, England
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Westbury is a village and parish in Shropshire, England. It lies 8 miles west of the town of Shrewsbury, very close to the Wales-England border. It is at located at 135m altitude.

During the Roman settlement of Britain it was an outpost of Wroxeter.

In 2005, Westbury parish expanded with the annexation of half of the former Wollaston parish.

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