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Wine Shop - Pinkney's Lane


Joseph Arthy (Sometimes 'Arthey')- Chemist and druggist. Joseph married Mary Ann Perfect in 1825.

Note: The Perfect family are basketmakers, mat makers, cane workers and twine spinners. A Joseph and Elizabeth Perfect and their 10 year old daughter, Susanna, are recorded in the 1851 census as living next door to the Arthys in Pinkney's Lane. See also William Perfect who was working as a mat and cane worker in Church Green/ Cumberland Road in 1874.

Joseph was a well-known local philanthropist whose memorial plaque in St Edmund's Church asserts "He went about doing good" and describes him as "the best and kindest friend of the poor of this parish". The son of Southwold diarist, James Maggs, served an apprenticeship with Joseph Arthy before moving to London. (M)

(Forename) Fuller - Druggist, takes over Joseph Arthy's business following the latter's death this year.(M)

Walter James Hanner - Chemist (M). By the 1870s, Walter Hanner moves his business to No 15 Market Place.





Adnams & Co Ltd Wine Shop (SCTG)


Adnams Wine Shop

Adnams Wine Shop


Adnams Wine Shop

Adnams Wine Shop


Adnams Wine Shop


Herbert Bastin & June Bullen - Managers of Adnams Wine Shop. (See forum entry below)

June Bullen - Manager, Adnams Wine Shop. (Herbert Bastin has died this year)


June Bullen - Manager, Adnams Wine Shop. (See forum memory below)


Adnams Wine Shop


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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.

Advertisement in 1922 edition of Southwold Corporation Touristr Guide.
Reproduced courtesy of Heather Osmer

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