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Market Square

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market square
Photo: aitch
Views: 2,278
Item #: 18990
this was the market square before even I remember it, is change such a good thing
scanned from a book I have??

Comment by: MikeW on 22nd November 2011 at 21:15

Imagine what it must have been like, all that horse cack! Eeeeee but it were all far better in them days!! Perhaps the Council should spread 1/2 a ton of it around the Galleries once a week, just for sentiment of course.

Comment by: henry7 on 23rd November 2011 at 09:51

Great photo. It would be amazing if the buildings in the background were still standing.

Comment by: Mick on 23rd November 2011 at 11:07

With the exception of the Market Hall Henry, most of the buildings are still standing. They're just spoiled by plastic and glass store fronts now.

Comment by: Sue Ward on 23rd November 2011 at 15:54

Absolutely love pictures like these they are priceless. This is the back of the Market Hall and yes the buildings are still there but have completely changed. Does any body have any pictures of old Poolstock or Chapel Lane? I would love to see them

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