Monmouth


Also found in: Dictionary, Wikipedia.

Monmouth,

Welsh Trefynwy, town (1981 pop. 7,379), Monmouthshire, SE Wales, at the junction of the Monnow and Wye rivers. The town is a popular tourist and agricultural center with flourishing cattle and produce markets. Industries include food processing and paper manufacture. Fishing is also an activity. Remains of a 12th-century castle (in which Henry V was born), a Norman church, and an old bridge (1272) over the Monnow are there. Monmouth School for boys was founded in 1614. A local museum commemorates Admiral Horatio NelsonNelson, Horatio Nelson, Viscount,
1758–1805, British admiral. The most famous of Britain's naval heroes, he is commemorated by the celebrated Nelson Column in Trafalgar Square, London.
..... Click the link for more information.
's numerous connections with the town.

Monmouth,

city (1990 pop. 9,489), seat of Warren co., W Ill.; inc. 1852. Located in a farm area, it is a trade center with a packing plant. Manufactures include pottery, farm tools, and feed. Monmouth College is in the city. Wyatt EarpEarp, Wyatt Berry Stapp
, 1848–1929, law officer, gambler, and gunfighter of the American West, b. Monmouth, Ill. After serving as police officer in Wichita (1874) and Dodge City (1876–77), Kans.
..... Click the link for more information.
 was born there.

Monmouth

1
James Scott, Duke of Monmouth. 1649--85, the illegitimate son of Charles II of England, he led a rebellion against James II in support of his own claim to the Crown; captured and beheaded

Monmouth

2
a market town in E Wales, in Monmouthshire: Norman castle, where Henry V was born in 1387. Pop.: 8547 (2001)
References in periodicals archive ?
uk, or Mrs Diane Jakes at Monmouth School on 01600 710433 or email admissions@monmouthschool.
Former Cardiff City and Wales defender Steve Jenkins, who is combining his role as Monmouth manager with assisting Peter Beadle at Conference club Hereford United, has done an outstanding job at his local club.
Monmouth raced on Tuesday despite Governor Corzine's ordering a shutdown of "non-essential state services" after the legislature failed to meet a constitutional mandate to pass a new state budget.
Monmouth Executive Center consists of four, single-story office buildings totaling 171,000 square feet within a corporate park setting.
REASONS to choose the Haberdashers' Monmouth Schools: With a 400-year track record of delivering educational excellence, the Haberdashers' Monmouth Schools are geared to realise the full potential of girls and boys aged three to 18.
Tenders are invited for Engineering Services Regarding the Inspection and Contract Administration for the 2015 Resurfacing of Various County Roads, Monmouth County
He is chasing the Nathaniel Cars Welsh League title with Monmouth Town, while at the same time trying to avoid relegation
Monmouth Executive Center consists of four single-story office buildings, totaling 171,000 s/f, within a corporate park setting.
HMS Monmouth will arrive next to Britannia Quay on Friday for her first visit to the capital for three years.