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Aug 22, 2020

Market hall woes in Ruthin


Ruthin's market hall has been a popular facility for many generations, but there were many setbacks in its early years. Construction of the hall and adjoining town hall cost more than expected, driving the ...

Category: General
Posted by: RhodriC

contractor into bankruptcy. When the market belatedly opened, local butchers were dissatisfied with the stalls and returned to the old market. A year later, "butter women" and greengrocers were drenched when a water tank above them burst open. For more on the market hall's history - including its integral fire station - scan the HistoryPoints QR codes at the main entrance with your smartphone. Or click here