A trader at Petticoat Lane street market: 1952
© Henry Grant Collection/Museum of London
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A trader at Petticoat Lane street market. Many characters sold their wares, produce and services at Petticoat Lane market along Middlesex Street on Sunday mornings. A lively market in pets and livestock including dogs, birds, hens and fish thrived in nearby Club Row. The puppy trade was extremely popular and often a trader would carry puppies through the crowds in an attempt to attract a sympathetic buyer.
1952 AD - 1952 AD