Liepaja, Latvia - Peter's Market (Petera Tirgus)
Liepaja, Latvia - Peter's Market (Petera Tirgus) has been the biggest market in Liepaja for over 100 years, after first opening in 1910. The market pavilion can be seen at the centre, with St Joseph's Cathedral in the background, one of the many churches surrounding the marketplace.
© The Roseries Collection / Mary Evans Picture Library
A cockle woman of Pembrokeshire, South Wales
An elderly cockle woman of South Wales, in a posed photograph with a painted backdrop behind her. She is probably from the coastal village of Llangwm, near Haverfordwest, Pembrokeshire, Dyfed, South Wales. Llangwm cockle women habitually walked their wares to markets and fairs, often as far afield as Carmarthen.
© Mary Evans / Roger Worsley Archive
Smithfield Market 1939
A fine view of the exterior of Smithfield Market, City of London, on a summer's day, only two months before the outbreak of World War Two.
© Mary Evans Picture Library
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