- a town in SW England, in central Somerset. Pop: 36 563 (2001)
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Albemarle read the subscription, "To my good friend W., at Bridgwater."
I shall run no risks of betrayal by engaging Bridgwater folk.
We bind and gag the Duke, and we convey him with all speed and quiet out of Bridgwater.
"It is a miracle you remained in Bridgwater," said Richard as they rode.
Bridgwater had fallen quiet by now; the army was gone and townsfolk were in their beds.