Ludlow viewed from the Whitcliffe
Coat of arms of Ludlow
|Location within Shropshire|
|Population||10,266 (2011 census)|
|OS grid reference||SO512746|
|• London||154 miles (248 km)|
|Sovereign state||United Kingdom|
Ludlow is a town in Shropshire, a county of England. The town is very old and dates back to around 800 AD. There is a large castle and many other historic buildings.
There are just over 10,000 people living in the town.
It is the largest town in the South Shropshire area.
The town, though not large, is important in its area, which includes the Welsh Marches, Wales and South Shropshire. Its parish church, St Laurence's, is the largest in the county.
Transport[change | change source]
Road[change | change source]
The A49, A4117, B4361 and B4365 roads pass through or go near Ludlow.
Rail[change | change source]
Ludlow has a train station.
References[change | change source]
- ↑ Mawer, Fred (4 October 2006). "Getting a Taste for Ludlow". The Daily Telegraph. London. Archived from the original on 14 October 2006. Retrieved 17 September 2007.
- ↑ "Ludlow". tfwrail.wales. Retrieved 2021-02-08.
- ↑ "National Rail Enquiries - Station facilities for Ludlow". www.nationalrail.co.uk. Retrieved 2021-02-08.