Category Archives: Market

The Town Hall, Chester – Circa 1879

Below is a rare picture of the Town Hall, which was opened in 1869, if you look to the left of the building you can see a gap between where the Old Market was (opened in 1865) and the Town … Continue reading

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A Video Montage Of The Old Market & Town Hall – Chester

I have put together a number of pictures of The Old Market in Chester, against an old track from a band I used to play bass guitar with called “Templegate”,  the track is called  “Rise & Fall” , would appreciate any … Continue reading

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The New Market, Chester – Description From 1865

Below is an entry taken from an 1865 guide book of Chester, which describes the “New Market” which had recently just been built. We now approach the New Market, which was opened on the 10th of March, 1863, the wedding … Continue reading

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