The Glossop VAH Project
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52 High Street West 44 High Street West
Glossop Carpet Centre
52 High Street West
Ayubowan / Reeds Raines / Coral
46-50 High Street West
Jordan Fishwick Estate Agents
44 High Street West
Aspinal Wright Solicitors & Notary
63-65 High Street West

Vacant
59-61 High Street West
Summary
was Co-op Tea Rooms
was 46-50 Kinnaree Thai Restaurant
was 46-50 Sa Tang Thai Restaurant
Ayubowan Contemporary Sri Lankan Restuarant open on 6 April 2013
46-48 Reeds Raines
50 Coral

 1871 
Census
Number 46 was occupied by Joshua FIrth 37, a Fruit & Potatoe Dealer, wife Elizabeth Firth 36, sons John Firth 14, a Cotton Weaver, Joseph Firth 6, a Scholar and daughters Charlotte H Firth 4, also a Scholar and Amelia M Firth 2.
Number 48 was occupied by Eliza Brain 40, a Draper and his sons George F J Brain 13, an Office Boy and William H Brain 12, a Scholar.
Number 50 was occupied by Annie Hart 23, a Cotton Winder and her daughter Emma Hart 5 months.



 1881 
Census
Number 46 was occupied by George Graves 63, a Confectioner, wife Mary Anne Graves 42, daughter Amelia Graves 15, son Benjamin Graves 14, both Confectioner’s Assistants and daughter Mary Alice Graves 11, a Scholar.
Number 48 was uninhabited.
Number 50 was uninhabited.



 1891 
Census
Number 46 was occupied by Agnes Briggs 34 and her partner Harriet Ann Jowett 30, both Confectioners. Also at this address was Alice Pamela Gregory 14 a General Domestic Servant.
Number 48 was unhabited.
Number 50 was occupied by Thomas Miller 36, a Grocer, wife Alice Miller 34, daughter Alice Miller 8, sons Edward Booth Miller 7, Robert Shaw Miller 4, daughter Hannah Miller 3, all Scholars, son Tom Oswald Miller 6 months and niece Alice Miller 13, also a Scholar. Also at this address was Clara North 21, a General Domestic Servant.



 1895 
Kelly’s Directory
Briggs & Jowett (misses), confectioners, 46 High street west



 1895 
Kelly’s Directory
Golden Alfred Pericival, chemist, 48 High street west



 1895 
Kelly’s Directory
Miller Thomas & Co. grocers, 50 High street west



 1899 
Kelly’s Directory
Briggs & Jowett (Misses), confectioners, 46 High st. west
Golden Alfred Percival, chemist, 48 High street west
Miller Thomas & Co. grocer, 50 High street west
Redfern Ann (Miss), glass & china dealer, 50 High st. west



 1901 
Census
Number 46 was occupied by Agnes Briggs 44 and Harriet A Powell 40, both Confectioners and Bakers. Also at this address were Annie Heart 23, a Servant and Assistant Confectioner and Sarah E Briggs 8, a Visitor.
Number 48 was occupied but uninhabited.
Number 50 was occupied by Thomas Miller 46, a Grocer, wife Alice Miller 44, daughter Alice Miller 18, a Pupil Teacher at a School, son Edward B Miller 17, a Draughtmans Apprentice, and Robert S Miller 14, daughter Hannah Miller 13 and son Tom Miller 10.



 1904 


An advertisment from ’Glossop - A Sketch From The Earliest Period’ printed and published by Messrs. Jenkinson and Hamnett in 1904. The cost of a bicyle was £10 10s (equivalent to £1,243 in 2018), the cost of motor bike £42 (equivalent to £4,975 in 2018) and the cost of a small car 125 guineas (1 guinea = £1 1 shilling) (equivalent to £15,546 in 2018) where the average yearly wage for a factory worker in 1904 would have been about £200.



 1911 
Census
Number 46 was a property with 4 main rooms occupied by Hary H Joysey 30, a Baker & Confectioner, his wife Mary A Joysey 30, married 2 years with 1 child, Eric Joysey 1.
Number 50 was a property with 6 main rooms occupied by Arms Hyde 41, a Milliner and widow, with her sister Annie M Warkentin 57, a Domestic Nurse and also a widow.



 1925 
Kelly’sDirectory
Glossop Dale New Industrial Co-operative Society Ltd. (J. T. Hyde, sec.), Norfolk square (T N 15); 14, 46 & 48 & 369 High street west; 20 Charlestown road ; Hall street ; Pike’s lane ; Church street south ; 106 Gladstone street & 47 Surrey street ; registered office, 2 Railway street Wrigley & Nield, milliners, 50 High street west



 1926 
Midland Counties of England Trades Directory
Glossop Co-operative Society Ltd., Baker, 46 High Street West
Wrigley & Neild, Draper, 50 High Street West



 1932 
Kelly’s Directory
Glossop Dale New Industrial Co-operative Society Ltd. (J. T. Hyde, sec.), Norfolk sq. (TN 15); 14, 46 & 48 & 369 High st. west; 20 Charlestown rd.; Manor Park rd.; Pike’s la.; Church st. south; 106 Gladstone st. & 47 Surrey st.; reistered office, 2 Railway st
Pogson E. (Mrs.), milliner, 50 High st. west



 1935 


Numbers 46 to 52 are the clean (may be new) square building (centre). The man stood in front of the car may be starting his car via a starting handle? Photograph courtesy of Mike Hallam.



 1953 


Numbers 46 to 50 is the square building in the centre, was it the Co-op tea rooms at this time? Photograph courtesy of Glossop Heritage Trust.



 1984 


Paul Dean Football and Turf Accountant, Reeds Rains Estate Agents and entrance to the right to Derbyshire County Council Registrar’s office? Photograph courtesy of Glossop & District Historical Society.



 1994 


Paul Dean Football and Turf Accountants, Reeds Rains Estate Agents and we think the entrance on the far right and first floor (whole or part?) was occupied by Derbyshire County Council’s Births, Marriages and Deaths Registrar. Photograph courtesy of Glossop & District Historical Society.



 2000 


Paul Dean Bookmakers, ’Over 20 Branches Throughout The North West’ and Reeds Rains estate agents, ’ The sign that sells’. Not sure if the first floor was occupied? Photograph courtesy of Glossop & District Historical Society.



 2004 


Vacant first floor, Reeds Rains estate agents and Paul Dean Bookmakers. Photograph courtesy of Glossop & District Historical Society.



 2009 
Google Street View
Shows Kinnaree Restaurant occupying the whole first floor of the building from (46-50) with entrance a stair case on the right, to left Reeds Raines (46-48) and Coral bookmakers (50)



 2014 


Photo taken in 2014 by Glossop VAH.