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Knowbury, Shropshire

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Knowbury, Shropshire

Knowbury is a village near Ludlow in Shropshire, England. It is located in the civil parish of Caynham. It is near to Cleehill and had a part-time Post Office - now closed. There were two adjacent Public Houses in the village, on Hope Bagot Lane - the Penny Black, and the Bennett's End. The Penny Black is now closed.
Administrative CountyShropshire
Traditional CountyShropshire
OS GridSO5774
OS Settlement ClassificationOther settlement (village, hamlet etc)
RegionWest Midlands
Police AuthorityWest Mercia

Other names by which Knowbury, Shropshire has been known in the past


Knowbury, Shropshire in John Bartholomew's "Gazetteer of the British Isles" (1887)

Knowbury, vil., Cainham par., and eccl. dist., partly also in Bitterley par., Shropshire--dist., pop. 1007; the vil. is 4 m. E. of Ludlow; coal abounds in the district.

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