By Neil Collingwood,Gregor Shufflebotham

either town of Newcastle-under-Lyme and its identify very likely owe their life to the development of a brand new fort there within the mid-twelfth century. the city s value progressively grew from the 12th to the eighteenth century in which time Newcastle was once where to head for markets, festivals, medical professionals, banks and legal professionals and it's been observed in other places because the Capital of North Staffordshire in the course of that interval. in the course of the final century, development has wrought large alterations in town and unfortunately this day Newcastle comprises particularly few structures of observe compared to what remained status in the beginning of the Nineteen Sixties. The authors wish that this quantity might help to inspire the upkeep of what's left of the previous city. in addition they desire that it could stimulate new scholars to get pleasure from studying and recording the city s history.

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