In 1883 Cody decided it was time to make a little money out of his experiences. He would, he thought, show people what the American West was really like and formed his famous Wild West show. He was not the first to form such a band, the original Wild West shows having begun in the 1840s. The Red Lion pub became the draper’s shop, the National Trust shop was a furniture maker’s, front doors were “plugged” with Georgian doors. Church…