Shrewsbury Town books

Shrewsbury Town pin badge

Shrewsbury Town

The first club in the town was the Shrewsbury Football Club, founded in 1868.

The present Shrewsbury Town Football Club were formed in 1886, following the demise of first Shropshire Wanderers and later Castle Blues.

The Shrews entered the Football League in 1950.

For more about the club’s fascinating history, check our titles below. 

If we’ve missed any, please drop us a line: missedbooks@englishfootballbooks.com.

We’re an affiliate website. We work alongside the most efficient retailers in the world, including Amazon and Bookshop.org, to bring you the best deal possible when it comes to buying a book on English football – the best price and the quickest delivery.

Goodbye Gay Meadow: The Home of Shrewsbury Town Football Club 1910-2007​

Goodbye Gay Meadow: The Home of Shrewsbury Town Football Club 1910-2007

Hardcover
By Matthew Ashton

Winner of Best Illustrated Title – 
2008 BRITISH SPORTS BOOK AWARDS

A perfect way to remember a beautiful old football ground.

Come On You Blues: Recollections of Shrewsbury Town's First Season in Division Two​

Come On You Blues: Recollections of Shrewsbury Town's First Season in Division Two

Hardcover
Andrew Preshous

In footballing terms, Shrewsbury was still a backwater in the late 1970s but the club’s promotion to Division Two changed everything.

This is the story of that incredible season, through the eyes of a 15-year-old fan.

85% five-star rating on Amazon:

Breathe on 'em Salop: Official History of Shrewsbury Town

Breathe on 'em Salop: Official History of Shrewsbury Town

Hardcover
By Mike Jones

This very rare book contains photographs and statistics in its 256 pages…

Scroll to Top