"Stow-on-the-Wold" Stow on the Wold by grayfo

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Stow-on-the-Wold is a small market town and was originally known as Stow St. Edward or Edwardstow after the town's patron saint Edward. The town was known within the area for its contribution to the wool industry and was famous for its huge annual fairs where as many as 20,000 sheep were sold at one time. Today the town Stow is an important shopping centre and has many fine Antique shops, Art galleries and Cotswold Gift and Craft shops.

Must see sights include: the Marketplace, the Church of Saint Edward and Saint Edwards Hall.

  • Last visit to Stow on the Wold: Oct 2012
  • Intro Updated Jul 21, 2013
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