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Offa's Dyke: section 1600yds (1460m) long, north from St John the Baptist's Church to River Unk

A Scheduled Monument in Mainstone, Shropshire

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Latitude: 52.4845 / 52°29'4"N

Longitude: -3.0869 / 3°5'12"W

OS Eastings: 326288.8005

OS Northings: 287957.9666

OS Grid: SO262879

Mapcode National: GBR B2.JJPW

Mapcode Global: VH75W.FTY6

Entry Name: Offa's Dyke: section 1600yds (1460m) long, N from St John the Baptist's Church to River Unk

Scheduled Date:

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1003246

English Heritage Legacy ID: SA 77

County: Shropshire

Civil Parish: Mainstone

Traditional County: Shropshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Shropshire

Church of England Parish: Mainstone

Church of England Diocese: Hereford


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Source: Historic England

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