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No 74 High Street
 

1896
Mrs Elizabeth Clingo - Boot and Shoe Warehouse (K1896)

1908
William George Aldous - Hosier (K1908) rainwear, outdoor clothing. (SSAS)

 
1916
M T Campling - Outfitter and Hatter (K1916)
 
1922
William W Baker - Tailor and Outfitter (SCTG1922, K1924, SPM1924,SWCG1929)
 

1930
William W Baker - Tailor and Outfitter (SPM1930)

1933
George Horner - Outfitter (K1933, SPM1935, K1937, SPM1939, SRB 1939)

George Horner - Outfitter

 

1954
George Horner - Outfitter (SRB1954)

1959
A D Day - Tailor and Outfitter (SER1959)


1969
A D Day - Tailor and Outfitter. This appears to be the final year of their trading. See advertisement from this year, right.
 

1970
B Davis - 'Pride Menswear', Men's Outfitter. (SER1970. 1978)

 
1989
B Davis - 'Pride Menswear', Men's Outfitter. The business closes this year and reopens as a...

Craftshop (name? Details?) (SLHR1989)

 

Craftshop (name? Details?)

 
 

2000
Mrs Forename Lamb - 'Streetwize' Ladies' Fashions

2009
Jenvey - Women's Wear

   

Do you have any memories or records about this address? Can you correct any of our information or fill in any of our blanks? If so, please email Barry Tolfree
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SOURCES:
BSD - Bernard Segrave-Daly
BCS = Bygones & Characters of Southwold by Barrett Jenkins
C = Census
CP = Cinema Programme 1958
CSP = Coronation Souvenir Programme 1953
G = Gales Trade Directory
GRO = General Register Office
K = Kelly's Directory
LM = Local memory
M = James Maggs' Southwold Diary 1818-1876
MCG = Methodist Church Guide 1930
NA = National Archives
PP = Pantomime Programme 1933
PLR = Petrol Licence Records

POD = Post Office Directory
PPP = Pier Pavilion Programme 1924, 1926
RCE = Rotary Club Exhibition 1969
SCM = Southwold Catholic Magazine 1923
SCTG = Southwold Corporation Tourist Guide
SER = Southwold Electoral Register
SFP = Southwold Scouts Fete Programme 1947
SG = Southwold Guide
SGCH = Southwold Golf Club Handbook
SLHR = Southwold Local History Recorder 1980s 1990s (Mrs R. McDermot)
SMHS = Southwold Museum & Historical Society

SN = Southwold & Neighbourhood 1903
SPM = Southwold Parish Magazine 1895 -1954
SR = Southwold Recorder 1927, 1932, 1934, 1935
SRB = Southwold Rate Book
SRT = Southwold Railway Timetable 1915
SSAS = Southwold Sea Angling Society Handbook 1909
SST = Southwold Summer Theatre Programmes
SSW = Southwold Shopping Week Programme, June/July 1922
STG = Southwold Town Guide 1930
SVL = Southwold Visitors List 1907, 1930
SVCP = Southwold Victory Celebration Programme 1946
SWCG = Southwold Wesleyan Church Guide

TTR = 'The Town Revisited' - Portraits of Southwold by Stephen Wolfenden 2000
TTT = ''To The Town' - Portraits of Southwold by Stephen Wolfenden 1988
W = White’s History, Gazetteer and Directory of Suffolk 1874

 
Note on dates
Unless otherwise stated, dates given do not indicate the years in which the business started or finished but those for which there is firm evidence that it was trading at this address. Sources in brackets; key at bottom of page.

 

1909 advertisement for William Aldous.
Reproduced from Southwold Sea Angling Society Handbook, courtesy of Carol Stone.
Click the image to enlarge.


1922 advertisement in Southwold Corporation Tourist Guide.

1929 advertisement in the Southwold Wesleyan Church Guide.
Courtesy of Heather Osmer




Horner's advertisement of the 1940s.

This Spring 1969 advertisement appeared in the Programme for the Rotary Club's Leisure Activities Exhibition. This was the final year of their trading. In 1970 the men's outfitter had been taken over by B Davis.