The various Regimental collections on display in Shrewsbury Castle were brought together from a number of local sites in 1985 and include those of

  • The 53rd (Shropshire) Regiment 1755 – 1881
  • The 85th King’s Light Infantry, 1759 – 1881
  • The King’s Shropshire Light Infantry 1881 – 1968
  • The associated Militia, Volunteers and Territorials of Shropshire
  • The Shropshire Yeomanry from 1795
  • The Shropshire Artillery Volunteers and Shropshire Royal Horse Artillery from 1860-1967

The castle also houses a display on the Modern Army, on the Lords Lieutenant of Shropshire and on the history of the Castle itself.

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