Note:  Do not rely on this information. It is very old.


Bewdley or Beaulieu, a market-town and borough with a railway station, in Worcestershire, on the river Severn, 3 miles S.W. of Kidderminster. It was once a place of sanctuary, and Henry VII. built a palace there for Prince Arthur, in which his marriage took place with Catherine of Aragon. Iron and brass wares, leather, combs, and malt are the chief manufactures.