Narrowboats in the 19th century were commonly decorated with bold, colourful roses, castles and romantic landscapes.
On April 14th, 1903, the new cattle market was opened, and this silver key was presented.
The Gloster-Whittle jet engine was invented by Sir Frank Whittle.
“There are broken heads and ribs occasionally,” but people still have lots of fun!
Harborough’s first bank was opened on Tuesday 27th of December 1791 as the Bosworth & Inkersole Bank.
With our thanks to Harborough Museum, Local Studies Research Volunteers.