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Headless chickens

25 Old Montague Street | paul2

A particularly vivid memory I have that is etched in my brain, is walking past a small abattoir in the 1950s that was open to the road...

Lunch at Ostwinds in the 1950s

site of 71-79 Wentworth Street | paul2

At lunchtimes my father and I would leave his shop at 28 White Church Lan...

My father, Mr Plunkett and Dorothy

Naylor Building West, 1 Assam Street (and 14-24 White Church Lane) | paul2

Inside my grandfather's shop at 28 White Church Lane there was a long wooden counter running down the left hand side. Behind it, runni...

My family's shop at 28 White Church Lane

Naylor Building West, 1 Assam Street (and 14-24 White Church Lane) | paul2

My grandfather Harry Kleiman, and then my father, Alfred Kleiman, had a woollen merchant’s shop at 28 White Church Lane from before Wo...