Wool Exchange

Built in 1867 in Italian style, the Wool Exchange was the centre of the world's wool trade. Brokers still meet here once a week. The statues at the entrance are those of St Blaize, the patron saint of wool combers and Edward III who did much to encourage the development of the wool industry.

Useful information

Address : 

Market Street

Opening hours

[usual shop opening times]

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