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  • Towards the end of the 11th century, when the tide of Norman invasion swept upwards along the Wye valley, the district became a lordship marcher annexed to that of Brecknock, but was again severed from it on the death of William de Breos, when his daughter Matilda brought it to her husband, Roger Mortimer of Wigmore.
  • Here iron was forged to arm the soldiers of the marcher lords.
  • Marcher lordship was in royal hands, overmighty subjects had been cut down and charters of emancipation issued to north Wales.
  • Here iron was forged to arm the soldiers of the marcher lords.
  • Marcher lordship was in royal hands, overmighty subjects had been cut down and charters of emancipation issued to north Wales.

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