Era of a thriving market

PUBLISHED: 12:02 15 March 2007 | UPDATED: 15:01 12 May 2010

The sale yard

The sale yard

WE return this week to the days when Royston had a thriving market. The photograph here was taken in 1939 and shows part of the sale yard. Some 1,355 lots were disposed of during the day. Fruit alone accounted for 862 lots.

WE return this week to the days when Royston had a thriving market.

The photograph here was taken in 1939 and shows part of the sale yard.

Some 1,355 lots were disposed of during the day.

Fruit alone accounted for 862 lots.


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