Place:Bridgnorth, Shropshire, England


TypeCivil parish, Borough (municipal)
Coordinates52.55°N 2.417°W
Located inShropshire, England
Contained Places
St Leonard
St Mary
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source: Family History Library Catalog

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Bridgnorth is a town in Shropshire, England, situated on the Severn Valley. It is split into High Town and Low Town, named on account of their elevations relative to the River Severn, which separates the upper town on the right bank from the lower on the left. The population of the town of Bridgnorth was 11,891 at the 2001 Census and a 2008 estimate puts it at 12,216.

Research Tips

I have a particular interest in the place - I have a one-place study and reconstitution active on my WeRelate "home" page BridgnorthOnePlaceStudy.

Daniel Longmore

External Link

Vision of Britain