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Melverley is a village in Shropshire, England, situated on the River Severn and the River Vyrnwy, near the Powys hills and the border with Wales. The village, and the large rural area that surrounds it, is famous for flooding from the nearby rivers. Melverley Green is a small village to the north of Melverley.
|OS Settlement Classification||Other settlement (village, hamlet etc)|
|Police Authority||West Mercia|
Other names by which Melverley, Shropshire has been known in the past
Melverley, Shropshire in John Bartholomew's "Gazetteer of the British Isles" (1887)
Melverley, par. and vil., Shropshire, on river Vyrnwy, at its influx to the Severn, 4 miles NW. of Westbury sta., which is 11 miles W. of Shrewsbury, 1418 ac., pop. 188.
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