SJ7688 : The Old Market Place

taken 7 years ago, near to Altrincham, Trafford, Great Britain

The Old Market Place
The Old Market Place
The cross is a replica (erected in 1990) of the original market cross which stood here, in front of the seventeenth century Buttermarket. The "Orange Tree", behind the cross, and some of the adjacent buildings have fragments of 16th and 17th century buildings. The Orange Tree, which has been a pub only since the 1880ís, consists of two ancient timber buildings which had an alley on the left and has wattle and daub remains in a back room.

For more details, see LinkExternal link (Archive LinkExternal link ) (Altrincham History Society)
Creative Commons Licence [Some Rights Reserved]   © Copyright David Dixon and licensed for reuse under this Creative Commons Licence.
1:50,000 Modern Day Landranger(TM) Map © Crown Copyright
1:50,000 Modern Day Landranger(TM) Map © Crown Copyright
TIP: Click the map for Large scale mapping
Change to interactive Map >
Grid Square
SJ7688, 69 images   (more nearby )
  (find more nearby)
Date Taken
Thursday, 12 January, 2012   (more nearby)
Friday, 13 January, 2012
Geographical Context
Historic sites and artefacts  Park and Public Gardens  City, Town centre 
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SJ 7677 8806 [10m precision]
WGS84: 53:23.3318N 2:21.0448W
Camera Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SJ 7677 8804
View Direction
NORTH (about 0 degrees)
Looking for a postcode? Try this pageExternal link
Clickable map

Other Tags
Market Place  Market Square  Market Cross 

Click a tag, to view other nearby images.

Image classification(about): Geograph
This page has been viewed about 26 times.
View this location: KML (Google Earth) · Google MapsExternal link · Bing MapsExternal link · OS Map Checksheet · Geograph Map · geotagged! More Links for this image
W Go E
You are not logged in login | register