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Taken from Grasbrug, this is an excellent view of Het Groot Vleeshuis [the Great Butcher's Hall], an early 15th century structure in Gent that houses the centre for the promotion of regional products. Up until the late 19th century this acted as Gent's covered meat market and guildhall. Meat retailing was controlled and centralised in most medieval cities and, accordingly, large halls were erected for the sale of goods. It was in 1407 that Gills de Suttere ordered the construction of this large meat house, replacing a wooden structure built in the mid-13th century. The building fell into disrepair when the market was moved to Sint-Veerleplein in the late 19th century. Gent's hosting of a World Exhibition in 1913 acted as the impetus for the restoration of this historic building. This work was conducted by Ernest Van Hamme.
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