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Sunday, 28 October 2018

Market Square in the late 1940's

Market Square in the late 1940's

This BBC Turn Back Time film about Penzance features the markets. A weekly market day is a part of normal life in villages and town squares throughout Cornwall, as the Farmers' markets are today and will also be feature in Porthkeres


1940s: Street market with costermonger's barrow in the foreground.




Photo © Antony Ewart Smith (cc-by-sa/2.0)

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