Photos of Shops, Shopkeepers and other Businesses

Barkaway's the butchers, about 1899

Barkaway's the butchers‚ about 1899

The blacksmith's forge became a restaurant

The blacksmith's forge at the top of the Street. It later became the Forge Restaurant‚ and is now a private house.

Henry Rogers, cobbler, in his shop at 1 Church Row

Henry Rogers‚ shoemaker‚ in his shop at 1 Church Row

Hyders' workshop at Nut Tree Hall, late 19C

Hyders' workshop in front of Nut Tree Hall‚ late 19th century

Alf Newman in front of J Cloke's Stores

Alf Newman in front of J Cloke's Stores‚ now the Village Stores and Post Office

The New Inn, after an air raid on 7 November 1940

The New Inn‚ after being hit in an air raid on 7th November 1940. It later became the Rorty Crankle‚ and is now a private house.

The old Post Office, c 1914, opposite the Church

The old Post Office‚ about 1914‚ opposite the Church

Roughway Mill made paper for bank notes & stamps

Roughway Mill‚ famous for making high quality watermarked paper for bank notes and postage stamps.

Rag sorter or cutter at Roughway Mill, early 20C

A rag sorter or cutter at Roughway Mill‚ in the early 20th century

Roughway Mill's steam lorry, about 1925

Roughway Mill's steam lorry‚ about 1925

Workers at Roughway Mill sorting paper, early 20C

Workers at Roughway Mill in the early 20th century‚ sorting stamp paper

  • Barkaway's the butchers, about 1899
  • The blacksmith's forge became a restaurant
  • Henry Rogers, cobbler, in his shop at 1 Church Row
  • Hyders' workshop at Nut Tree Hall, late 19C
  • Alf Newman in front of J Cloke's Stores
  • The New Inn, after an air raid on 7 November 1940
  • The old Post Office, c 1914, opposite the Church
  • Roughway Mill made paper for bank notes & stamps
  • Rag sorter or cutter at Roughway Mill, early 20C
  • Roughway Mill's steam lorry, about 1925
  • Workers at Roughway Mill sorting paper, early 20C