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Location type: City
Location address: United Kingdom, Shropshire, Shrewsbury
Number of texts: 4
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Shrewsbury (/ˈʃruːzbri/ or /ˈʃroʊzbri/) is the county town of Shropshire, in the West Midlands region of England. Lying on the River Severn, the town of Shrewsbury has a population of approximately 72,000 and is the primary settlement and headquarters of Shropshire Council. It is the second largest town in the ceremonial county of Shropshire, after Telford.

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Shrewsbury Castle is a red sandstone castle in Shrewsbury, Shropshire, England. It stands on a hill in the neck of the meander of the River Severn on which the town originally developed. The castle is situated directly above Shrewsbury railway station.

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The Shrewsbury Hoard (also known as the Shropshire Hoard) is a hoard of 9,315 bronze Roman coins discovered by a metal detectorist in a field near Shrewsbury, Shropshire in August 2009. The coins were found in a large pottery storage jar that was buried in about AD 335.

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Shrewsbury was the birthplace of biologist Charles Darwin on 12 February 1809 at The Mount House and was educated in the town at Shrewsbury School.

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