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Hitchcock - Drapers and Grocer

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Hitchcock - Drapers and Grocer

Ward Shop and Van

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Ward Shop and Van

The Ward Shop

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The Ward Shop

Partnership dissolved between Charles and George Barnes - Grocer and Drapers, dd 14th November 1837

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Partnership dissolved between Charles and George Barnes - Grocer and Drapers. dd 14th November 1837

William Girling Shop

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William Girling's - Draper, Grocer and photography shop.

Girling and Ellis Shops

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Church street with William Girling, Draper, Grocer and Photographer, and Ellis's The Butcher.
Girling's shop was in Stradbroke between 1860's and 1907.

Hitchcock shop

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Hitchcock - the shop that is later to become the Spar or 'Top Shop'. Hitchcock is a grocer, tea dealer, draper and outfitter.

The Girling Shop - Draper, Grocer and Photographer.

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William Girling is first seen at the shop in Church street in the 1871 census return and the last time he is recorded in the census returns is in 1901. His contribution to Stradbroke has been a wonderful archive of photographs recording life as it was in his time.

The Ward Shop

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George and Daisy Ward opened up the Grocer and Drapers Ward Shop in 1907 The 1911 census return shows that they had a one year old daughter, Kathleen and George's sister Lucy with them. The census return also shows that Lucy helped out in the shop,