Place:


Clun  Shropshire

 

In 1887, John Bartholomew's Gazetteer of the British Isles described Clun like this:

Clun, market town and par., S. Shropshire, on river Clun, 5½ miles N. of Knighton and 150 miles NW. of London, 19,782 ac., pop. 2247; P.O., T.O., 1 Bank. Market-day, Thursday; has some remains of a Norman castle, said to have been the scene of Scott's Betrothed.

Clun through time

Clun is now part of South Shropshire district. Click here for graphs and data of how South Shropshire has changed over two centuries. For statistics about Clun itself, go to Units and Statistics.

How to reference this page:

GB Historical GIS / University of Portsmouth, History of Clun in South Shropshire | Map and description, A Vision of Britain through Time.

URL: http://www.visionofbritain.org.uk/place/10209

Date accessed: 27th June 2019


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