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A Goodly Heritage

Pre-History
450 bc - 42 ad
43 ad - 783 ad
784 ad - 1140 ad
Forest of "Dene"
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18th & 19th Centuries
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The Forest of Dean  
Living History
Using local slides, photographs and reminiscences.

Some Forest of Dean History.

A Goodly Heritage.

 
Milo was hunting the Forest from his castle at St. Briavels when, in 1140, he was killed by an arrow in the Vale of Castiard - Flaxley as we now know it. On the spot upon which he fell, his son founded the Cistercian Abbey of St. Mary de Dene.




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