Shops & Businesses in Coxwell Street (adverts)

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The following shops and businesses were advertising as being or are known to have been in Coxwell Street/Road, Faringdon in the year stated. Some of those listed here do not appear anywhere else as it has not yet been possible to locate their exact address. The rest provide some of the evidence used to compile the full history on the main page Shops & Businesses in Coxwell Street.:

ANN MARIE, Coxwell Street, Hair Styling, FV 1972. #3
BURTWELL & DREW, 19 Coxwell St., Radio, TV, domestic apps, FV 1972, 1973. FDS 1949, 1952, 1953 only (Coxwell St & 18a London St), 1966, 1978, FCP 1953 (Coxwell St). #19
DENNYS H., Orchard House, Faringdon, (agent for Morrell’s Trustees, Lion Brewery, Oxford) FA 1914, 1915, 1916. #15 Coxwell Road has that name. However, #15 Coxwell Street, not there in 1999 and now called Crane House, is a listed company since 2008 as Urbanscale Limited, Jean Margaret McBain (Company Director), correspondence address: Orchard House, 15 Coxwell Street, Faringdon, Oxfordshire, SN7 7EA (post code does match the address).
EAGLE SERVICE STATION, Coxwell Road (corner of Fernham Rd), FDS 1984, 1985, 1987
FARINGDON ANTIQUES ARCADE, 14-18 Coxwell Street, FF 1989.
HUNT L. & CO, cycle & motors built on premises, Coxwell Road, FA 1903, 1907.
KNAPP L.R. & CO, Thames Valley Iron Works, Faringdon, farm implements, FA 1894. (Yard behind Queens Arms #40)
MOORE N.B. CARS, Eagle Service Station, Coxwell Road, FDS 1985, (moved 1987 to Langhams Yard – rear of 20 Gloucester Street).
QUARRY ENGINEERING, Coxwell Street. Demolition, Plant hire, car repairs. FV 1972, 1973. #5
QUEEN’S ARMS, fully licensed, FCP 1953. #40
THE GARDENERS ARMS, Coxwell Street, FCP 1953. #10
VOGUE HAIR FASHIONS, Coxwell Street, FDS 1964, 1966, 1970, (1978 Stanford-in-the-Vale only) #3
WESTSPORTS of FARINGDON, sports, camping, FDS 1966. #16
WEST STORES, confectioners, tobacconists, toys and general stores, 4 Coxwell Street, FCP 1953. #4

Media Key: FA = Faringdon Advertiser; FDS = Faringdon Dramatic Society; FV = Faringdon Venture; FF = Faringdon Folly; DG = Directory & Gazetteer of Oxon, Berks & Bucks (Dutton, Allen & Co. 1863); FCP = Faringdon Coronation Celebrations Programme 1953.

Burtwell Drew Advert2 1960Coxwell St Dennys Advert 1915Coxwell Rd Eagle Advert 1984Coxwell St Antiques Advert 1989Coxwell Rd Hunt Advert 1903Knapp Advert 1894Coxwell St Moore Advert 1985Coxwell St Vogue Advert 1966Coxwell St Westsports Advert 1966Coxwell St West Advert 1953

The following traders were listed in the Directory & Gazetteer of Oxon, Berks & Bucks (Dutton, Allen & Co. 1863):

Barnes Thomas, shopkeeper, Coxwell Street
Brain Thomas,” QueenÕs Arms, and tailor”, Coxwell Street
Cooper Charles, shoemaker, Coxwell Street
Cox Henry, shopkeeper, Coxwell Street
Eaton Philip, cooper, Coxwell Street
Face George, leather cutter, Coxwell Street
Gosling Joseph, boot and shoemaker, Coxwell Street
Keane Thomas, blacksmith, Coxwell Street
Kent Stephen, coal dealer, Coxwell Street
Long Solomon, wheelwright, Coxwell Street
Peyman George, tailor, Coxwell Street
Robbins Edward, tailor, Coxwell Street
Warman Henry, gardener, Coxwell Road
Westall William, boot & shoemaker, Coxwell Street
Willis Sophia (Mrs), baker and shopkeeper, Coxwell Street

Researched by Ian Lee, December 2020.

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