SJ9494 : Convenience Store on Grosvenor Road

taken 10 months ago, near to Gee Cross, Tameside, Great Britain

Convenience Store on Grosvenor Road
Convenience Store on Grosvenor Road

Originally there were a set of six shops on Grosvenor Road but by 2009 SJ9494 : Six Shops the middle shops had all been converted into housing. The hairdressers at the bottom end had been converted into offices for a heating engineers by January 2013 SJ9494 : Six shops reduced to two and by Xmas 2013 SJ9494 : And then there were none Yogi's convenience store SJ9494 : Yogi's News and Off Licence at the top end had also closed and was being converted to residential use. By April 2014 the offices at the bottom had closed SJ9494 : Former shops on Grosvenor Road but in April 2015 a new convenience store SJ9494 : New shop on Grosvenor Road opened. To begin with it mainly sold confectionery and ice-cream but by November SJ9494 : NK News had expanded into selling newspapers, magazines and groceries. By 2016 it had become an off licence under the Raja Bros franchise. It was even open on Christmas Day SJ9494 : Open on Christmas Day. A year later it is still open but simply labelled "Convenience Store"
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Date Taken
Monday, 1 January, 2018   (more nearby)
Monday, 1 January, 2018
Geographical Context
Business, Retail, Services 
Former (from Tags)
Hairdresser  Offices 
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SJ 9479 9405 [10m precision]
WGS84: 53:26.5916N 2:4.7942W
Camera Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SJ 9477 9403
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Northeast (about 45 degrees)
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Row of Shops  Convenience Store  New Years Day 2018  New Years Day 

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