Alcester (Warwickshire)
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Alcester (ausgesprochen 'olster' oder 'aulster') ist ein alter Marktflecken römischen Ursprungs am Zusammenfluss von Alne und Arrow in Warwickshire, England; der Ort liegt etwa 15 Kilometer westlich von Stratford-upon-Avon. Die Volkszählung von 2001 ergab 6214 Einwohner.

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In römischer Zeit war Alcester (Aluana) ein befestigtes Dorf an der Stelle, wo die römische Ryknild Street und der alte Salt Way aus Droitwich Spa zusammentrafen.

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