"a man may be as easily starved in Leadenhall Market as in the deserts of Arabia "
Interior of Leadenhall Market in London
Public DomainInterior of Leadenhall Market in London - Credit: ''Illustrated London News'', 1881

Leadenhall Market is a covered market in the City of London.  The market dates back to the 14th century and originated as a meat, game and poultry market.  Today, it continues to sell mainly fresh food.  Vendors include cheesemongers, butchers and florists.