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Digital photograph - Sign, Ashbourne, UK

From the Collection of Ballarat Heritage Services PO Box 2209 Bakery Hill Post Office Victoria

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153
Keywords
ashbourne derbyshire church st francis ftizherbert market town georgian tissington
Historical information
Ashbourne is one of Derbyshire's fines and most vibrant market towns. It combines a wealth of historic buildings and shops. The Market Place is cobbles with hidden alleys and yards that lead to the carparks behind the main street. The wide and elegant Church Street is considered to be the finest street of Georgian buildings in Derbyshire. Tissington Hall and Village are in the nearby vicinity. Built by Francis Fitzherbert in 1609 Tissington Hall has been lived in by the Fitzherbert family ever since. The estate village has a number of micro businesses and a beautiful duck pond. Reference: Information from the Ashbourne Tourist pamphlet
Inscriptions & Markings
Green Man and Black's Head Royal Hotel
Last updated
26 Aug 2018 at 10:24AM