Look & See – Q17

  • As the trade grew, there were now 6 Hostelries and the first Bank a bigger Market Place was needed. This was built on land belonging to the Earl of Brunswick (eldest son of the Duke of Devonshire) on what is now known as Market Place Car Park. The Market stayed there until it moved to it’s current (2024) position during the 1960s/70s remodelling of the town centre.