and Historic Places in Wye and Usk - St Mary's Church, Monmouth
A guide to Wye Valley and the vale of Usk, Wales, highlighting attractions, history, and visitor information.
Historic Churches in Wye and Usk - Monmouth St Mary's
Photos courtesy of www.stmaryspriorychurch.org
& RELIGIOUS SITES OF WALES
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Canute and his Danes defeated British forces under Edmund Ironside on 18 October, 1016
Canute's victory forced Edmund to grant the Danes control of northern England
Edmund died a month later and Canute took control of all England
This Day in British History
06 June, 1839
The riots, in south and mid Wales, were a protest against high taxation and tolls. A major target of protesters (usually men dressed as women) were toll gates.