Market Place, Corbridge

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Watercolour of Corbridge Market Place, in Tynedale, Northumberland. Behind is St. Andrews Church of 7th century Saxon origin. To the right the 13th century Vicar’s Pele, a sanctuary against raids by Scots over the border. To the left a ‘pant’ or water supply for the village.

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