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Shropshire back where it belongs on Google Maps

 in Shrewsbury Shropshire Tourism is delighted to report that Shrewsbury is not in a river in Powys anymore!

Google maps had been showing Shrewsbury in the wrong location altogether, but emails from Shropshire Tourism and other Shrewsbury residents and businesses to Google pointing out the error have paid dividends and prompted the search engine giant to put our county town back in the right place.

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