Grace's Guide

British Industrial History

Grace's Guide is the leading source of historical information on industry and manufacturing in Britain. This web publication contains 148,103 pages of information and 233,633 images on early companies, their products and the people who designed and built them.

Smithfield Club

From Graces Guide

Jump to: navigation, search

See also Smithfield Shows

1798 The Smithfield Club was founded originally as the Smithfield Cattle and Sheep Society

1799 December. First show was held at Wootton's Livery Stables (Dolphin Yard), Smithfield

Annual shows then held at other London sites

1862 The show moved to the Royal Agricultural Hall, Islington where it remained until 1938

1949 First post war held at the Earls Court Exhibition Centre, London, where it remained until 2004

1960 Granted Royal status - Royal Smithfield Club

See Also


Sources of Information