Hinstock is a small village located in northern Shropshire. It is located near the A41 between the market towns of Market Drayton and Newport.

The village is at the junction of an old Roman road which joined the A5 at Watling street to the A41 to chester. Parts of this route still exist as a road and also a footpath through the village.

The small parish church of St. Oswald sits inside the village.