Michael Bolochoweckyj's early header was enough to extend Shire's lead at the top to four points.
Montrose ran out 3-0 winners at Clyde with goals from Garry Woods, Gareth Rodger and Scott Johnston. The result lifts the Angus club to third.
Peterhead produced a potent performance to seal a 2-1 victory at Albion Rovers to join three other clubs on 11 points, four behind the leaders.
Elgin City ran out comfortable 4-0 winners over Stirling Albion at Borough Briggs.
Shane Sutherland drove the hosts into a 20th minute lead and Craig Gunn fired in Elgin's second shortly before half-time.
Gunn struck again three minutes after the break before Cameron completed the scoring with a slick fourth in the 79th minute.
Queen's Park are becoming isolated at the bottom after losing 5-2 to Annan Athletic.
Kenny Mackay and Josh Todd both netted doubles while Ally Love was also on target for the vibrant visitors. Consolation goals from Joao Pereira Vitoria and Liam Gormley did little to soothe Queen's pain.