Colebatch, Shropshire

Colebatch, Shropshire
Colebatch

Colebatch is a small village and civil parish in Shropshire, England.

The village lies on the A488, one mile south of Bishop's Castle, on the road to Clun. Also nearby, to the east, is the village of Lydbury North, while the hamlet of Cefn Einion lies to the west.

In the village on the west side of a tributary of the River Kemp are the earthwork remains of Colebatch Castle, a small motte castle.

External links

Media related to Colebatch, Shropshire at Wikimedia Commons

Coordinates: 52°28′39″N 3°00′17″W / 52.4775°N 3.0048°W / 52.4775; -3.0048


Wikimedia Foundation. 2010.

Look at other dictionaries:

  • Colebatch — may refer to: Colebatch, a village in Shropshire, England Hal Colebatch, former Premier of Western Australia his son Hal Gibson Pateshall Colebatch, Australian author and journalist also H.K. Colebatch, currently A/Professor, Department of Public …   Wikipedia

  • List of civil parishes in Shropshire — This is a list of civil parishes in the ceremonial county of Shropshire, England. Contents 1 Shropshire 2 Telford and Wrekin 3 Notes 4 See also …   Wikipedia

  • Clun and Bishop's Castle Rural District — Coordinates: 52°28′12″N 2°56′35″W / 52.470°N 2.943°W / 52.470; 2.943 …   Wikipedia

  • Clun — Coordinates: 52°25′17″N 3°01′47″W / 52.4214°N 3.0297°W / 52.4214; 3.0297 …   Wikipedia

  • Lydbury North — is a village and a geographically large parish in South Shropshire, England. It is locally called Lydbury and there is no settlement of Lydbury South .It is situated in the south west corner of the county, near to the small towns of Clun and… …   Wikipedia

  • Batchan — This unusual and interesting surname, found recorded mainly in Scotland, is of Anglo Saxon origin, and is locational from Batchem, near Pluscardyn, Moray, in Scotland, of uncertain etymology. The placename may be derived from the Middle English… …   Surnames reference

  • Cefn Einion — is a small dispersed village in South Shropshire, England. It is located two miles southwest of the village of Colebatch and between the small villages of Bryn and Mainstone. The name is Welsh and means Einion s Ridge .The nearest towns are Clun… …   Wikipedia

Share the article and excerpts

Direct link
Do a right-click on the link above
and select “Copy Link”