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A purpose built covered market hall, usually 19th century.


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EXCHANGE A multi-purpose commercial building, used primarily as a trading place for merchants, but also incorporating shops, public offices, guildhalls, etc.
GUILDHALL Traditionally, the hall of a crafts, trade, or merchants' guild. Nowadays, often used to describe a TOWN HALL.
MARKET HOUSE A market building, pre-19th century, incorporating other function rooms, e.g. theatres, courtrooms, schoolrooms. Linked Data resource