Notes on the Geography of Great Mirror: Photo 35
From the Town Hall steps and looking down one side of Castle Street. At the end of the block is the khaki-colored former Bank of England building, one of many nearby banks. A German visitor in 1833, J.G. Kohl, was amazed at the city's attention to business and wrote that "among the great cities of the world... there is no other so exclusively devoted to commerce" (Sharples, p. 17).
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