Gainsborough Street/Burkitts Lane

Subject: Old Townscape

Gallery: Up to 1970

Catalogue ref: pa884

Charles Wright outside his ironmonger’s shop on the corner site at the junction of Gainsborough Street and Burkitts Lane. Post WWII it was ‘Suitall Valet’ ( a drycleaners) facing onto Gainsborough Street with Woodsbury’s Hardware store behind down Burkitt’s Lane. In the 1990s it was the site of the Oxfam shop and is now the Prezzo restaurant. An early image c1875.