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"Unleashing the Spirit of Trade and Commerce: A Journey through Covent Garden, Stow Horse Market, and Caravans Arriving" Step into the bustling streets of Covent Garden

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Covent Garden CXP01_01_156
COVENT GARDEN, CITY OF WESTMINSTER, GREATER LONDON. Market traders setting up the fruit and vegetable market at Covent Garden outside St Pauls Church

Background imageTrade And Commerce Collection: Tuesday Market Place DAC01_03_023

Tuesday Market Place DAC01_03_023
TUESDAY MARKET PLACE, KINGS LYNN, WEST NORFOLK. Tuesday Market Place viewed from the south west corner with people browsing market stalls in the foreground and numbers 4-10

Background imageTrade And Commerce Collection: Kiosk OFH01_01_02_042

Kiosk OFH01_01_02_042
Clock House, West Hill, East Putney, Wandsworth, Greater London. A man sitting beside a drinks kiosk in front of the Clock House stables

Background imageTrade And Commerce Collection: Stow Horse Market MCF01_02_1064

Stow Horse Market MCF01_02_1064
MARKET SQUARE, STOW-ON-THE-WOLD, COTSWOLD, GLOUCESTERSHIRE. A dappled horse and gypsy caravan attending the Stow Horse Fair, standing near the Market Cross in Market Square

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Caravans arriving MCF01_02_1062
STOW-ON-THE-WOLD, COTSWOLD, GLOUCESTERSHIRE. Two gypsy caravans arriving in town for the Stow Horse Fair

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Caravans arriving MCF01_02_1063
STOW-ON-THE-WOLD, COTSWOLD, GLOUCESTERSHIRE. A steam-powered vehicle pulling gypsy caravans to the Stow Horse Fair past a row of houses, with a young boy watching from the foreground

Background imageTrade And Commerce Collection: Unicorn Hotel MCF01_02_1061

Unicorn Hotel MCF01_02_1061
Unicorn Hotel, Sheep Street, Stow-on-the-Wold, Cotswold, Gloucestershire. A small crowd of people gathered outside the Unicorn Hotel, looking at agricultural implements for sale at the Stow Horse Fair

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Unicorn Hotel MCF01_02_1060
Unicorn Hotel, Sheep Street, Stow-on-the-Wold, Cotswold, Gloucestershire. A group of men and two horses at a gypsy horse sale held on the main road at the Stow Horse Fair

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Stow Horse Fair MCF01_02_1058
FOSSE WAY, STOW-ON-THE-WOLD, COTSWOLD, GLOUCESTERSHIRE. A group of men looking at horses in a gypsy horse sale held on the main road at the Stow Horse Fair

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Stow Horse Fair MCF01_02_1055
FOSSE WAY, STOW-ON-THE-WOLD, COTSWOLD, GLOUCESTERSHIRE. A group of men looking at horses in a gypsy horse sale held on the main road at the Stow Horse Fair

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Stow Horse Fair MCF01_02_1057
FOSSE WAY, STOW-ON-THE-WOLD, COTSWOLD, GLOUCESTERSHIRE. A white horse being shown in a gypsy horse sale held on the main road at the Stow Horse Fair

Background imageTrade And Commerce Collection: Stow Horse Fair MCF01_02_1053

Stow Horse Fair MCF01_02_1053
STOW-ON-THE-WOLD, COTSWOLD, GLOUCESTERSHIRE. A crowd and an auctioneer in a white coat gathered on a road at the Stow Horse Fair

Background imageTrade And Commerce Collection: Stow Horse Fair MCF01_02_1052

Stow Horse Fair MCF01_02_1052
STOW-ON-THE-WOLD, COTSWOLD, GLOUCESTERSHIRE. Looking over a crowd of men towards an auctioneers rostrum at the Stow Horse Fair, with a dark horse at the centre of the crowd

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Stow Horse Fair MCF01_02_1051
STOW-ON-THE-WOLD, COTSWOLD, GLOUCESTERSHIRE. Looking over a crowd of men towards an auctioneers rostrum at the Stow Horse Fair, with a white horse at the centre of the crowd

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Stow Horse Fair MCF01_02_1049
STOW-ON-THE-WOLD, COTSWOLD, GLOUCESTERSHIRE. A group of men labelling auction entrants at the Stow Horse Fair. A fair in Stow has been in existence for over 500 years when a charter was granted in

Background imageTrade And Commerce Collection: Stow Horse Fair MCF01_02_1050

Stow Horse Fair MCF01_02_1050
STOW-ON-THE-WOLD, COTSWOLD, GLOUCESTERSHIRE. Looking over a crowd of men towards an auctioneers rostrum at the Stow Horse Fair, with a white horse at the centre of the crowd

Background imageTrade And Commerce Collection: Concarneau market MCF01_02_0327

Concarneau market MCF01_02_0327
Concarneau, Brittany, FRANCE. Women buying clothing and drapery at an outdoor market in Concarneau, Brittany

Background imageTrade And Commerce Collection: Newark Market Place OP35556

Newark Market Place OP35556
MARKET PLACE, NEWARK, NEWARK AND SHERWOOD, NOTTINGHAMSHIRE. The view looking north east across the Market Place from the Town Hall balcony showing stalls set up for an outdoor market

Background imageTrade And Commerce Collection: Kingston market MBC01_02_005

Kingston market MBC01_02_005
Market Place, Kingston-upon-Thames, Kingston upon Thames, Greater London. The Market Place in Kingston-upon-Thames, with market stalls set up in front of Market House

Background imageTrade And Commerce Collection: Queensgate JLP01_10_10767

Queensgate JLP01_10_10767
QUEENSGATE CENTRE, CITY OF PETERBOROUGH. An interior view of Queensgate Shopping Centre taken from the Central Square escalator, showing the entrance to British Home Stores

Background imageTrade And Commerce Collection: Department store JLP01_10_10768

Department store JLP01_10_10768
QUEENSGATE CENTRE, CITY OF PETERBOROUGH. An interior view of British Home Stores within Queensgate Shopping Centre, showing clothing displayed on mannequins

Background imageTrade And Commerce Collection: Chichester Market Cross JRU01_01_209

Chichester Market Cross JRU01_01_209
MARKET CROSS, CHICHESTER, WEST SUSSEX. The Market Cross, viewed from the west. The Market Cross was built in around 1500, with the belfry and clock being added in 1724

Background imageTrade And Commerce Collection: Piccadilly Circus CXP01_01_137

Piccadilly Circus CXP01_01_137
SHAFTESBURY MEMORIAL FOUNTAIN, PICCADILLY CIRCUS, CITY OF WESTMINSTER, GREATER LONDON. A view of Piccadilly Circus from the south-east showing street vendors seated around the Shaftesbury Memorial

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Piccadilly Circus CXP01_01_138
SHAFTESBURY MEMORIAL FOUNTAIN, PICCADILLY CIRCUS, CITY OF WESTMINSTER, GREATER LONDON. A view of Piccadilly Circus from the south-east showing street vendors seated around the Shaftesbury Memorial

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St Mary at Hill CXP01_01_155
ST MARY AT HILL, CITY OF LONDON. A view looking north along St Mary at Hill towards St Mary Pattens Church on Rood Lane, showing handcarts in the foreground loaded with crates

Background imageTrade And Commerce Collection: Covent Garden CXP01_01_157

Covent Garden CXP01_01_157
COVENT GARDEN, CITY OF WESTMINSTER, GREATER LONDON. Market traders setting up the fruit and vegetable market at Covent Garden outside St Pauls Church

Background imageTrade And Commerce Collection: Civet Cat Exeter CTP02_01_04

Civet Cat Exeter CTP02_01_04
High Street, Exeter, Devon. A view of the Civet Cat at 228 High Street, from the south-west, photographed in the 1860s or 1870s



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"Unleashing the Spirit of Trade and Commerce: A Journey through Covent Garden, Stow Horse Market, and Caravans Arriving" Step into the bustling streets of Covent Garden, where trade and commerce thrive. The vibrant energy fills the air as merchants from all walks of life gather at the iconic Kiosk OFH01_01_02_042. Here, they showcase their wares, enticing passersby with an array of goods. Venturing further into history's tapestry, we find ourselves amidst the lively scene at Stow Horse Market MCF01_02_1064. The rhythmic clatter of hooves echoes through time as traders barter for prized horses that will carry them to distant lands, and is a sight that encapsulates centuries-old traditions in one captivating moment. As if frozen in time itself, Caravans arriving MCF01_02_1062 and MCF01_02_1063 paint a vivid picture of nomadic merchants traversing vast landscapes to bring exotic treasures to eager markets. These caravans symbolize not only trade but also cultural exchange—a testament to humanity's insatiable thirst for discovery. Rest your weary feet at the Unicorn Hotel MCF01_02_1061 or its predecessor MCF01-02-1060—the very heartbeats of commerce in their respective eras. Within these walls lie tales whispered by weary travelers who sought refuge after long journeys filled with triumphs and challenges alike. But perhaps nothing captures the essence of trade quite like Stow Horse Fair MCF01-02-1058—where equine enthusiasts converge annually to celebrate this noble creature while engaging in spirited transactions. Amidst whinnies and laughter, bonds are forged over shared passions—an embodiment of camaraderie within commerce.