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24 September 2009

1896 – St. George’s Market, Belfast

Architect: J.C. Bretland Recently restored, the markets contain a working fish market and a bric-a-brac market of stalls and traders. Both markets were designed by J.C. Bretland and completed in 1896. In comparison...

17 September 2009

1878 – South City Markets, South Great George’s Street, Dublin

Architect: O’Neill & Byrne Second placed entry to design the South City Markets on Great Georges Street. The original was badly damaged by a serious fire in 1892, the adaption was handled by...

15 September 2009

1881 – Municipal Buildings & New Market Extension, Chester, Cheshire

Architect: W.H. Lynn “The space between the covered market and the site of the Town Hall was occupied by tavern premises, which, owing to rights of light which they enjoyed, prevented the completion...

14 July 2009

1901 – New Borough Market Hall, Leeds, Yorkshire

Architect: Leeming & Leeming “The design for this building was chosen in an open competition by Mr. W. Emerson, President R.I.B.A. The site is trapezium shaped, but the market hall is a rectangle...

14 July 2009

1898 – Unbuilt Design for Leeds Meat Market & Abbatoirs, Yorkshire

Architect: Percy Robinson “This design, by Mr. Percy Robinson, Albion-street, Leeds, was awarded the second premium of £50 in the recent competition. The main building, shown in the illustration, abuts upon York-street, and...

25 June 2009

1872 – Town Hall & Markets, Whitchurch Salop, Shropshire

Architect: Thomas M. Lockwood From The Building News, October 3, 1873: “Those buildings were erected in 1872, from the designs of Mr. Thos. M. Lockwood, architect, Chester. The design was selected in a...