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By Kate J Cole

From its earliest days, Bishop's Stortford used to be a wealthy city, whatever that maintains as much as the current day. After the manor of Stortford used to be bought by way of the Bishop of London within the 11th century, Bishop s Stortford constructed right into a thriving industry city within the heart a long time. the hole of the Stort Navigation in 1769, besides the creation of the railway within the 19th century, additional elevated its prosperity. at the present time, with very good delivery hyperlinks to London, and Stansted Airport delivering entry to the remainder of the area, Bishop's Stortford is a city at the upward thrust. that includes full-colour photographs and terrific classic postcards, Bishop's Stortford via Time takes the reader on a desirable trip of the town's background and the way it turned what it really is today.

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