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Gazetteer of markets and fairs and database of borough market privileges.

Gazetteer of Markets and Fairs in England and Wales to 1516

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A gazetteer of markets and fairs in England and Wales, with their dates of foundation. Full-text version available on the Centre for Metropolitan History's website. This version, Sept 2005.

Borough Market PrivilegesThe hinterland of medieval London, c.1400

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This resource contains 2,300 records concerning market and trading privileges in the hinterland of medieval London. Whilst concentrating on the period 1370 to 1425, the database contains information for the period from 1200 to 1500. It was compiled as part of a research project at the Centre for Metropolitan History in 1996-7, and receives its first publication here.