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By Keith E. Morgan

ISBN-10: 1445655063

ISBN-13: 9781445655062

Chepstow (Welsh: Cas-gwent) is a city in Monmouthshire, Wales, adjacent the border with Gloucestershire, England on a bend of the River Wye. The sector has been occupied when you consider that Neolithic instances, and the Romans outfitted a cost just about town after they arrived in advert forty eight. Chepstow itself used to be based through the Normans, who equipped the citadel in approximately 1067. within the center a while, Chepstow constructed as a port famous for its imports of wine and exports of trees and bark.

In the overdue eighteenth century, the city used to be a spotlight of early tourism as a part of the ‘Wye Tour’. The vacationer nonetheless performs an immense half within the economic climate of Chepstow, yet long ago fishing and small-scale shipbuilding were carried on within the city for hundreds of years. Chepstow via Time deals the reader a true perception into the existence and instances of the city and of the various alterations that experience taken position through the years to permit it to develop to the prominence it enjoys today.

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