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Iron Age Hillfort

The image here shows the broad layout of what is considered to be an Iron Age Hill fortbuilt by the Silures ... [more]

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1067
Quarrying

In 1067 the Normans quarried stone from Sudbrook to build Strigvil Castle, more commonly known as Chepstow ... [more]

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1280
Water mill

In approximately 1280, a water mill was founded in Sudbrook and was in use until 1740.

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1500
St Marys Portskewett

The site of St Marys is steeped in history, it is reputed that a Church stood on this site before 1066 but the current building dates from nearer ... [more]

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1607
The Great Flood

On January 20th 1607 disastrous floods came to ... [more]

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1660
The merger

In 1660 Portskewett merged with Sudbrook.

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1830
Sudbrook Chapel

Antique, mounted, Print by Henry Gastineau ... [more]

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1850
Station House

Sudbrook had its own Station House and landing ... [more]

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1858
Ecclesiastical Remains (1 of 5)

The following slide shows an image from the 'Ecclesiastical Remains' by O. Morgan and T. Wakeman published in ... [more]

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1858
Ecclesiastical Remains (2 of 5)

The following slide shows an image from the 'Ecclesiastical Remains' by O. Morgan and T. Wakeman published in ... [more]

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history info

Take a look at the history of Sudbrook through the ages...


severn tunnel info

Severn Tunnel was completed in 1886 is the longest rail tunnel in Britain...


pumping station info

Built to pump water from the Severn Tunnel after a 'great spring' was discovered, it's been in action since 1886...


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