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Latitude: 53.7601 / 53°45'36"N
Longitude: -2.6998 / 2°41'59"W
OS Eastings: 353963
OS Northings: 429534
OS Grid: SD539295
Mapcode National: GBR T9W.BN
Mapcode Global: WH85M.HRM9
Entry Name: The Fish Market
Listing Date: 10 March 1980
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1207309
English Heritage Legacy ID: 392092
Location: Preston, Lancashire, PR1
Electoral Ward/Division: Town Centre
Built-Up Area: Preston
Traditional County: Lancashire
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Lancashire
Church of England Parish: Preston St John and St George the Martyr
Church of England Diocese: Blackburn
SD5329NE MARKET STREET
941-1/9/204 (East side)
10/03/80 The Fish Market
Covered open-air market building. Early C20. Cast-iron and
steel, slate roof with glazed panels. Square plan under 3-span
hipped roof ridged on north-south axis. Open sided,
essentially a floating canopy carried on 4 columns at each end
and one in the centre of each side. Square columns with
panelled sides decorated with attached anthemions and
rosettes, and heavily foliated caps, carrying very deep
trellis girders with ornamental bosses, and long slender
arch-braces to very deep oversailing eaves. Long glazed panels
on 3 slopes of roof; wrought-iron cresting to all ridges.
Forms group with Covered Market.
Listing NGR: SD5396329534
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