Old Market Place Blue Plaque

Old Market Place Blue Plaque

Old Market Place 1791

Old Market Place Blue Plaque

Facing this plaque was the Old Market Place. Lord Suffield obtained a Market Charter from George III in 1791 to hold a weekly market and three annual fairs. Suffield built warehouses, a market house and shambles at his own expense.

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27 Long Street, Middleton

 

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