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"GRINSHILL, a parish in the division of Albrighton, and borough of Shrewsbury, county Salop, 4 miles S. of Wem, and 7 N. of Shrewsbury, its post town. Stone suitable for building purposes is obtained. The village is small and wholly agricultural. The tithes have been commuted for a rent-charge of £144. The living is a perpetual curacy in the diocese of Lichfield, value £106. The church, dedicated to All Saints, was much enlarged in 1840. There are charities of about £6 per annum."[Transcribed from The National Gazetteer of Great Britain and Ireland 1868 by Colin Hinson ©2015]


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