The Shambles, Bradford-on-Avon, Wiltshire

The Shambles, Bradford-on-Avon, Wiltshire

The Shambles is a narrow lane leading from Market Street to Silver Street. Though many of the small shops that line the Shambles are of recent vintage, the lane has retained its original meandering mediavel layout.

Photos of Bradford-on-Avon


Click to enquire about licensing this image for your own use

Image is © David Ross

Attraction search

Name the Historic attraction

Name the mystery historic attraction
See larger image

British History Quiz

Mary, Queen of Scots was moved here following the failure of the Babington Plot to free her from captivity in 1586


This Day in British History

29 November, 1330

Roger Mortimer executed by Edward III

Edward and his friends seized control, executed Mortimer, and forced Edward's mother Isabella to retire from public life

Monarch Mayhem

This monarch was married (legally) to Caroline of Brunswick and (secretly) to Maria Fitzherbert


Bradford-on-Avon (Self catering)
Cottage: HCWSIDE, Bradford-on-Avon

Waterside Barn

SITUATED ON THE EDGE OF A CANAL This detached barn is situated on the edge of the canal where you can sit back and watch this slower pace of …
Sleeps 4

More cottages in Bradford-on-Avon >>

Sutton Coldfield (Hotel)
New Hall

New Hall

12th Century New Hall is the oldest inhabited moated manor house in England. A magical and enchanting jewel, offering the best of traditional, aristocratic living with a sparkling, modern twist. The people who look after you behave like old friends, always genuinely pleased to see you. You check in, seated … more >>

More hotels in West Midlands >>

Coventry (Hotel)
Coombe Abbey Hotel

Coombe Abbey Hotel

A warm welcome awaits as we invite you to step straight into the history books and enjoy the unique experience that is Coombe Abbey Hotel.Originally a 12th Century Cisterican Abbey set in 500 acres of breathtaking parkland, with formal gardens designed by Lancelot Capability Brown, Coombe Abbey offers a haven … more >>

More hotels in West Midlands >>

Passionate about British Heritage!