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97-99 London Road

Nos. 97 and 99 London Road were built as a pair of shops with two floors of accommodation above in about 1922.

They were numbered 19 and 21 London Road until 1933. The picture below dating from the mid-1920s shows this pair of shops when they were newly built.

97 and 99 London Road

 

97 London Road
(formerly 19 London Road)

99 London Road
(formerly 21 London Road)

1923–1930

Henry F. Hewitt Newsagent

Edney & Son Ltd
Men’s tailors & outfitters

1935–1964

Jennings Newsagent

1956–1964

Powell’s Newsagent

1966–1968

Wyman’s/Powell’s
Newsagents

1969–1976

John Menzies
Stationer

1980–1997

John Menzies
Stationer

1998–1999

Hummingbird
later called
Frames and Art

John Menzies
Stationer

1999–2004

W. H. Smith

2005

Crown Group Newsagents

2006–2007

Filipino/Oriental supermarket

2008–2013

Fusion Hairdressers

2013–present

W. H. Smith

97 & 99 London Road

© Stephanie Jenkins

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