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Nesscliffe is a village in Shropshire, England, located north of the River Severn. The village comes under the Great Ness parish. The site of a cave used by the highwayman, Humphrey Kynaston, this now forms part of the Nesscliffe Hill Country Park. One mile south-west are the earthwork remains of Wilcott Castle, a small motte castle. The independent girl's boarding school Adcote is situated in the parish, in the nearby village of Little Ness.
|OS Settlement Classification||Other settlement (village, hamlet etc)|
|Police Authority||West Mercia|
Other names by which Nesscliffe, Shropshire has been known in the past
Nescliff ~ Ness Cliff ~ Nesscliff
Nesscliffe, Shropshire in John Bartholomew's "Gazetteer of the British Isles" (1887)
Nesscliff, vil., Great Ness par., Shropshire, 3½ miles SW. of Baschurch sta.; P.O.
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