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Worcester


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political
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Located on the east bank of River Severn; modern town grew around 11th- and14th-century Norman castle; was textile center in Middle Ages; site of Battle of Worcester of 1651 that ended the English Civl War; has been famous for fine porcelain since the 18th century.
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