table below documents the traders that were
registered during 1857
Consider, how many people
are employed in retail, farming, transport etc in Bures during 2020.
Now compare this to the number of people employed in 1857
The vast majority of the goods were generated from local sources, livestock
for meat, barley for brewing, hides
for the tannary and shoemaking , wheat for milling, reeds for basket making
Now a supermarket delivery is just an internet connection away.
The list below incorporates
Bures St Mary and Bures Hamlet.