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Content generated during research for two paperback books 'Ledbury: A Market Town and its Tudor Heritage' (ISBN 13 : 978-1-86077-598-7) and 'Ledbury: People and Parish before the Reformation' (ISBN 13 : 978-1-86077-614-4) for the England's Past for Everyone series

Market Street was opened in 1887 by the Ledbury Markets and Fairs Company.

Market Day in Ledbury   ‘The farmers used to bring their animals through to market…through the town. The sheep and the cattle.

Ledbury Community Health and Care Centre was opened in 2002.

Frith Wood is a 75 hectare wood, owned and managed by the Forestry Commission.

The Southend is one of the original medieval streets of Ledbury.

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The Wills, Inventories and Accounts of:

The Wills, Inventories and Accounts of:

Henry Rider Haggard was born in Norfolk in 1856, the son of a Norfolk squire.