Market-day Sentence Examples
The market day is still Friday.
He is almost smothered by the throng on market day.
No early grant of a market can be found, but in 1792 the market-day was Wednesday.
The market day is still Saturday, but the fairs are discontinued.
The other fair has been discontinued, and the market day has been changed to Wednesday.
Wednesday is still the market day.
The market day every other Monday is noted for the sale of cheese.
A market every Thursday was granted by Stephen and confirmed by Henry III.; Friday is now market day.
Farnham was early a market of importance, and in 1216 a royal grant changed the market day from Sunday to Thursday in each week.
A Saturday market was held under the grant of 1562, but in the 19th century the market day was changed to Tuesday.Advertisement
A market was held by the abbey by a grant of Henry I.; Friday is now market day.
The market day was altered to Tuesday in 1662, and Sir William Fenwick, then lord of the manor, received a grant of a cattle market on the Tuesday after the feast of St Cuthbert in March and every Tuesday fortnight until the feast of St Martin.
Thursday is still the market-day, and cattle-fairs are now held on the 21st of April and the Iith of December.
The market was held time out of mind on Sunday until the reign of Henry VI., who changed the day to Saturday, still the market day.
Cromwell in 1655 changed the market day from Monday to Tuesday.Advertisement
The present market day is Wednesday, for stock, and a cattle fair is held on the 11th of October.
In 1202-1203 the market day was changed from Sunday to Monday, but in 1214 was transferred to Wednesday, and has not since been changed.
He also altered the market-day from Sunday to Wednesday, and gave licence for the fairs, which had been held " from time immemorial " on the feasts of SS.
I mean John Howard once said, or said with respect to this election, you can't fatten the pig on market day.
The whipping post was usually used on market day to bring the people into town.Advertisement
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Up to the beginning of the r9th century the market day was Monday, but the customary Saturday market gradually superseded this old chartered market.
The market day has been transferred to Friday, but the May and October fairs are continued.
Saturday was market day in 1792; a corn market is now held on Saturday, a cattle market on Thursday and Saturday.