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Huntley, Boorne & Stevens, pre 1912
 
   
Huntley, Boorne & Stevens, pre 1912
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Brief Description: Huntley, Boorne & Stevens' London Street offices and ironmongers shop
Subject Date: Pre 1912
 
Full Description: This photograph shows the company's ironmongers shop and the visitor's entrance to the offices and tin works. Joseph Huntley opened his original ironmongers shop on the same site in 1832. The shop closed in 1912 as it was considered uneconomic and major alterations were made to the buildings.
 
Collection: Reading Museum Service
Place: Tin box making shop, London St, Reading, Berkshire
Dimensions: Height: 15.6cm, Width: 25.2cm
Subject: social history, trade <box mfr>
Name Subject: Prince of Wales Edward
Content Type: photograph
Location: Reading Museum Service
Local Ref: REDMG : 1998.30.1
Unique ID: rm-rm-1998_30_1~1_020-i-00-000.tif
IPR: Reading Borough Council (Reading Museum Service)
 
 
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