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Enclosed on three sides by the rivers Wye and Monnow, MONMOUTH (Trefynwy), fifteen miles north of Chepstow, retains some of its quiet charm as an important border post and county town, and makes a good base for exploring the pastoral border-country to the north. The centre of the town is Agincourt Square, a handsome open space at the top of the wide, shop-lined Monnow Street. The cobbled square is dominated by the arched, Georgian Shire Hall, in which is embedded an eighteenth-century statue of the Monmouth-born King Henry V, victor of the Battle of Agincourt in 1415. In front is the pompous statue of another local, …
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Nelson Museum & Local History Centre (The)

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