Near this spot on 2nd July 1643, during the English Civil War, Colonel Thomas Tyldesley led a desperate cavalry charge over the famous 36-arched Trent Bridge to storm the town of Burton. The event being personally witnessed by Queen Henrietta Maria. For this exploit of signal valour, Thomas Tyldesley was subsequently knighted by King Charles I.

Burton Bridge, Burton-upon-Trent, United Kingdom

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Built early 19th century, purchased by Charringtons of London in 1872 and rebuilt in the London style

The Leopard Inn - Abbey Street, Burton-upon-Trent, United Kingdom

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The Market Hall opened in 1883 and operated under a charter of King John granted in 1200.

Burton Market Hall - Market Place, Burton-upon-Trent, United Kingdom

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