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By Kate J Cole

ISBN-10: 1445634937

ISBN-13: 9781445634937

From its earliest days, Bishop's Stortford was once a filthy rich city, whatever that keeps as much as the current day. After the manor of Stortford was once bought through the Bishop of London within the 11th century, Bishop s Stortford constructed right into a thriving marketplace city within the center a while. the hole of the Stort Navigation in 1769, in addition to the advent of the railway within the 19th century, extra elevated its prosperity. this day, with very good shipping hyperlinks to London, and Stansted Airport offering entry to the remainder of the area, Bishop's Stortford is a city at the upward push. that includes full-colour photographs and outstanding classic postcards, Bishop's Stortford via Time takes the reader on a desirable trip of the town's historical past and the way it turned what it truly is today.

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