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  1. Abergavenny, meaning Mouth of the River Gavenny, is a market town in Monmouthshire, Wales. It is located 15 miles west of Monmouth on the A40 and A465 roads, 6 miles from the English border. Originally the site of a Roman fort, Gobannium, it became a medieval walled town within the Welsh Marches. The town contains the remains of a medieval stone castle built soon after the Norman conquest of Wales.
  2. Abergavenny a.k.a. Abergavenny railway station is situated southeast of the town centre of Abergavenny, Wales.
  3. Abergavenny a.k.a. Abergavenny Hundred: Abergavenny was an ancient hundred of Monmouthshire.

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Google previewThe Cambrian Traveller's Guide (1808)

And Pocket Companion; Containing Information Relating to the Principality of Wales, and Parts of the Adjoining Counties by George Nicholson

ABERGAVENNY is a straggling irregular town in Monmouthshire, pleasingly interspersed with trees, situated on the conflux of the Gavenny and the to one of the ori...

Google previewWhere to Retire in Britain (2008)

by Victoria Pybus

The best thing about Abergavenny is that it's not too big, but it has a good variety of local shops: bakery, butchers, grocers and so on. If it's a John Lewis situation ...

Google previewMake The Most Of Your Time On Earth 3 (2016)

by Rough Guides

WALES Set in lush, green southeast Wales, a region with a rich agricultural heritage, Abergavenny is a natural place for buyers and sellers of food to converge. There's been a market here for well over a thousand years. At one time , it ...

Google previewThe Monthly Magazine (1799)

Abergavenny is an ordinary built market town, containing about 25oo inhabitants, and is a place of no trade nor manufačture. Farms in the vicinity are generally small, about 4ol. to 50l. a year; rent Ios. to 31, 19s. per acre. The town stands on a ...

Google previewThe Encyclopedia Britannica (1910)

A Dictionary of Arts, Sciences, Literature and General Information by Hugh Chisholm

ABERGAVENNY, a market town and municipal borough in the northern parliamentary division of Monmouthshire, England, 14 m. W. of Monmouth on the Great Western and the London and North-Western railways. Pop. (1901) 7795.

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Scrabble value of A1B3E1R1G2A1V4E1N1N1Y4

The value of this 11-letter word is 20 points, but it's not an accepted word in the Official Scrabble Players Dictionary.

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