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It also records the site of an Anglo-Saxon church in Tombland, the site of the Saxon market place and the later Norman cathedral.Norwich continued to be a major centre for trade, the River Wensum being a convenient export route to the River Yare and Great Yarmouth, which served as the port for Norwich.We pioneered the concept of offering online dating services free of charge.We were not set up as a business, but set up to try to make a genuine difference in people's lives.Mercian coins and shards of pottery from the Rhineland dating from the 8th century suggest that long-distance trade was happening long before this.
Between 924 and 939, Norwich became fully established as a town, with its own mint.
At the time of the Norman Conquest the city was one of the largest in England.
The Domesday Book states that it had approximately 25 churches and a population of between 5,000 and 10,000.
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) is a city on the River Wensum in East Anglia and lies approximately 100 miles (161 km) north-east of London. From the Middle Ages until the Industrial Revolution, Norwich was the largest city in England after London, and one of the most important.