Its streets, sloping sharply, contain many old houses.
Lower incisors sloping forward and upward.
Below it are covered promenades, and from it steps descend to the lower town, the oldest part of which (the so-called Marina), sloping gradually towards the sea, is probably the nucleus of the Roman municipium, while the quarter of Stampace lies to the west, and beyond it again the suburb of Sant' Avendrace.
Bewdley is pleasantly situated on the sloping right bank of the Severn, on the eastern border of the forest of Wyre.
To the left he saw a sloping descent lit up, and facing it a black knoll that seemed as steep as a wall.