Collection AR1013 - A. G. Duckett, Butchers, South Norwood

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A. G. Duckett, Butchers, South Norwood


  • 1938 - 1969 (Creation)

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3 volumes

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(1884 -1940)

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Ducketts butchers shop was at 24 High Street, South Norwood. It closed in the late 1970s. The collection was donated by the wife of one of the sons of Mr Duckett who worked in the shop, including throughout WWII.

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3 vols

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1) Register of customers. Lists customers registered with the shop for rationing. The register is presumably post war due to some 1950/1 accounts at rear.
2) Account books 1938 - 1941 and 1955 - 1969.


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