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East Anglia Sights

Dutch Quarter

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The narrow medieval streets behind the Town Hall, off High Street, have several half-timber Tudor buildings. It's called the Dutch Quarter because refugee weavers from the Low Countries settled here in the 16th century, when Colchester was the center of a thriving cloth trade.

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Dutch Quarter, Colchester, CO1 1PJ, England

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