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Our Statue

click for larger image of Chepstow's statue in Bank Squareclick for another, larger, photograph of Bank Square and Chepstow's Statue

Newport has a magnificent bull. Abergavenny a shepherd with some sheep. Chepstow gets this!

close-up photograph of Chepstow's statue

click for a larger photograph of Bank Square 2 November 2005

 

Local History

Of interest to family historians are the following plaques which have recently been set into the pavement outside a number of premises in Chepstow High Street. Each describes the occupancy over the years.

They are already becoming discoloured. I will try to get sharper images when I can. Let me know if any particular detail is illegible.

Surnames include: Adams, Alcock, Andrews, Badam, Barton, Beard, Blandford, Boyles, Bradford, Bromedge, Broughton, Bryant, Bunn, Bushby. Café. Charles, Cheese, Chest, Child, Claridge, Clarke, Clay, Cole, Coles, Coombe, Curtis, Dexter, Davies, Davis, Dutson, Ellis, Evans, Freeman, Gardiner, Gardner, Greening, Griffiths, Gulliford, Gunstrip,  Harrhy, Harris, Harrison, Hawker, Henderson, Henrys, Hickman. Hillman, Hipps, Hodges, Holmes, Horniblow, Hutton, Ivins, Jenkins, Kennedy,  Knapp, Jolliffe, Lane, Lewis, Lloyd, Loftus, Loosemore, Lythall, Martin, Mason, Melling, Morgan, Moore, Morris, Mundy, Osmond, Packer, Parker, Parry, Perkins, Perry, Petheram, Piggott, Prichard, Pritchard, Probert, Procter, Rastall, Reece, Richards, Robins, Robinson, Ross, Russell, Shepherd, Sherwood, Shipway, Skyrme, Smith, Stephens, Symes, The Bush, Thorneloe, Waters, Watkins, Westness, Williams, Wilson, Woodgate, Woodington, Wright.
 

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(these photographs start just below the Town Gate, working down the right hand side of the High Street)

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(these photographs start just below the Town Gate, working down the left hand side of the High Street)

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