Market, Ormskirk
(1286-present)

place and market

Aged 735

Commemorated on 1 plaque

Market Charter. Edward I King of England, Lord of Ireland, and Duke of Aquitaine granted to the prior and canons of Burscough Priory and their successors the right to hold a weekly market on Thursdays, at the manor of Ormskirk, and a yearly fair of five days to begin on the vigil for the feast of the beheading of St John the Baptist. Confirmed at Westminster 24 April 1286

Ormskirk Market, Ormskirk, United Kingdom where it sited