Dating newport shropshire
The site was chosen partly because of its location near the Via Devana (Roman Road, which ran from Colchester to Chester), and partly because of the number of fisheries (which are mentioned in the Domesday Survey).
The River Meese, which flows from Aqualate Mere, lies to the north of the town.
Newport is a market town in the borough of Telford and Wrekin and ceremonial county of Shropshire, England.
It lies some 6 miles (10 kilometres) north of Telford and some 12 mi (19 km) west of Stafford, and is near the Shropshire/Staffordshire border.
The many half-timbered buildings surviving from the late medieval and Tudor periods confirm Newport's success, leading to the first market charter which was granted by Henry I.
Novoportans possessed the right to provide fish for the Royal table.The 2001 census recorded 10,814 people living in the town's parish, making it the second-largest town in Telford and Wrekin and the fifth-largest in the ceremonial county of Shropshire.By the 2011 census, the population had risen to 11,387.Early man fished here and two ancient log boats were uncovered 1 mi (1.6 km) from Newport.One has been preserved and is kept at Harper Adams University at Edgmond.
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Newport was omitted from the Domesday Book, but this is not uncommon.