Upper Battlefield, Shropshire

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Upper Battlefield
Battlefield market.jpg
Shrewsbury's new livestock market at Battlefield, viewed from Upper Battlefield
Upper Battlefield is located in Shropshire
Upper Battlefield
Upper Battlefield
Upper Battlefield shown within Shropshire
OS grid referenceSJ516182
Civil parish
Unitary authority
Ceremonial county
Sovereign stateUnited Kingdom
Postcode districtSY4
Dialling code01939
PoliceWest Mercia
AmbulanceWest Midlands
EU ParliamentWest Midlands
UK Parliament
List of places
52°45′32″N 2°42′58″W / 52.759°N 2.716°W / 52.759; -2.716Coordinates: 52°45′32″N 2°42′58″W / 52.759°N 2.716°W / 52.759; -2.716
Upper Battlefield

Upper Battlefield is a small village in Shropshire, England.

It lies on the A49 just north of Battlefield. The Welsh Marches railway line runs through the village, and it lies in the parish of Astley.

Recent developments between the village and the town of Shrewsbury have almost merged the two settlements. Upon the recent completion of the new service station and livestock market site at the Battlefield Roundabout, there is only a small field separating the town and Upper Battlefield.

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