Category Archives: /Borough Market

Borough Market Ghosts

Above: The new glass extension to Borough Market – beside Borough High Street. One day in March I was standing at the corner of St Thomas Street and Borough High Street, waiting to cross the road. It was a sunny … Continue reading

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Borough Market Pottery Finds

Above: Three bowls (left to right): (a) Tulip Bowl; (b) Marriage Bowl; and (c) Blue and White Bowl. The bowls were excavated in July 2010 from a site beside Borough Market, funded by Network Rail as part of its Thameslink … Continue reading

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Borough Market

Above: A view inside the market buildings probably in the 1920s. This is one of only a handful of pictures that exist from the early years of the 20th century. The present site of the market is at the junction … Continue reading

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Borough Market Viaduct

Above: This engraving appeared in the Illustrated News for 17 October 1863. The view looks west a sightseers who have come to gaze at the large iron bridge being constructed across Borough High Street. Notice the tower of Southwark Cathedral … Continue reading

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