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Cheap Street, Frome
Cheap Street, Somerset
Cheap Street in Frome, Somerset is one of Europe's best preserved medieval shopping streets. It retains a water course down the centre of the street, a reminder of times before mains sewerage. Today there are shops offering a wide range of goods and services. The street is named after the word ceap, which originally meant "to sell".
Directions: Cheap Street is off Market Lane and King Street in Frome, Somerset. Click here for an interactive map centred over Cheap Street, Frome.
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