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Frome (pronounced FROOM)

The town of Frome is the largest town in the Somerset district of Mendip and takes its

name from the River Frome which flows through the town centre. Once a larger and more

important town than neighbouring Bath it grew on the growth of the wool and cloth

industry. It has more listed buildings than any other town in Somerset. There’s a market

held each Wednesday and Saturday and a good selection of independent shops.

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Pictures of Frome

Frome (pronounced FROOM)

The town of Frome is the largest town in the

Somerset district of Mendip and takes its name

from the River Frome which flows through the

town centre. Once a larger and more important

town than neighbouring Bath it grew on the

growth of the wool and cloth industry. It has

more listed buildings than any other town in

Somerset. There’s a market held each Wednesday

and Saturday and a good selection of independent

shops.

back

Cheddar

Pictures of Frome