Barking Market

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Not to be confused with East Street Market.
Barking Town Centre Market
Location Barking, Barking and Dagenham, Greater London
Coordinates 51°32′13″N 0°04′43″E / 51.537°N 0.0785°E / 51.537; 0.0785Coordinates: 51°32′13″N 0°04′43″E / 51.537°N 0.0785°E / 51.537; 0.0785
Address East Street
Opening date Chartered 1175, revived 1991
Management Charfleets
Owner Barking and Dagenham London Borough Council
Environment Outdoor
Days normally open Tuesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday
Number of tenants 180
Website www.charfleets.com/markets/barking-town-centre-market

Barking Market (also called Barking Town Centre Market) is a market located in Barking in the London Borough of Barking and Dagenham in East London, England.[1] It operates on Tuesday, Thursday, Friday and Saturday.[2][3]

Barking has an ancient market right issued between 1175 and 1179.[4] The market declined in the 18th century and has since been revived. The current market dates from 1991 and was expanded in 2001.[1]

It is located on East Street, Barking and is operated by Charfleets.[2]

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b "Markets". Barking and Dagenham London Borough Council. 
  2. ^ a b "Barking Market". Charfleets Market Operators. 
  3. ^ "Barking". National Market Traders Federation. Retrieved 16 November 2013. 
  4. ^ "The ancient parish of Barking: Agrarian history, markets and fairs, A History of the County of Essex: Volume 5".