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Ritton Castle: a slight univallate hillfort and a ringwork and bailey castle

A Scheduled Monument in Worthen with Shelve, Shropshire

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Monument location is shown with schedule boundary polygons where available, otherwise marked as a point on the map which approximates to the centre of the monument.

Coordinates

Latitude: 52.5727 / 52°34'21"N

Longitude: -2.9687 / 2°58'7"W

OS Eastings: 334445.2231

OS Northings: 297654.236144

OS Grid: SO344976

Mapcode National: GBR B7.C3S4

Mapcode Global: WH8C9.CLKJ

Entry Name: Ritton Castle: a slight univallate hillfort and a ringwork and bailey castle

Scheduled Date: 18 September 2001

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1020150

English Heritage Legacy ID: 34901

County: Shropshire

Civil Parish: Worthen with Shelve

Traditional County: Shropshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Shropshire

Church of England Parish: Wentnor

Church of England Diocese: Hereford

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