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Nantmawr, Shropshire

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Nantmawr, Shropshire

Nantmawr is a village in Shropshire, England. It is located about 8 km south west of Oswestry and close to the Welsh border. The Offa's Dyke Path runs through the village. Like many of the towns in the Welsh Marches, the area was formerly Welsh speaking, and its name means "big stream".
Administrative CountyShropshire
Traditional CountyShropshire
OS GridSJ2424
OS Settlement ClassificationOther settlement (village, hamlet etc)
RegionWest Midlands
Police AuthorityWest Mercia

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