What's New

Shropshire Archives online catalogue

You can now access over 300,000 newly-updated archive catalogue records on this site and more will be added regularly. If you have any queries please email archives@shropshire.gov.uk or phone 01743 255350.

Tour of Oswestry Cemetery Saturday 11th July 2015

The Shropshire Archaeological & Historical Society's next meeting will be a visit to Oswestry Cemetery led by Oswestry Town Archivist Sara Downs. This tour of Oswestry Cemetery follows the recent Heritage Lottery funded project which explored the history

Helping Hillforts and Earthwork Castles

Follow the links here to find out about some recent survey work carried out as part of the Helping Hillforts and Earthwork Castles project on the Shropshire/Powys border

Archaeology Service reports

Archaeology Service reports for 2013 and 2014 are now available online here. Please follow the links here to our reports.

Thursday 9th July 2015: The Origins of Clun Place-names

“The Origins of Clun Place-names” will be presented by David Parsons of The School of Celtic Studies, part of The University of Wales, and is linked to a study they are carrying out this summer that builds on earlier work by the late Dr Margaret Gelling,