The Cycle Stores, Tollesbury.

Taken in 1914, when George Fisher the owner, sold perambulators, accessories, cycles, motorcycles and petrol, as well as being a general engineer. The car is probably an early Mercedes. This building was demolished in 1969 when the new West Street Garage was constructed. In the background (right) is the workhouse in North Road, pulled down in 1934.


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The Cycle Stores, Tollesbury.
Taken in 1914, when George Fisher the owner, sold perambulators, accessories, cycles, motorcycles and petrol, as well as being a general engineer. The car is probably an early Mercedes. This building was demolished in 1969 when the new West Street Garage was constructed. In the background (right) is the workhouse in North Road, pulled down in 1934.

Used in Tollesbury Past by Keith Lovell, figure 58.


Date: 1914      

Photo: Mersea Museum - Cedric Gurton Tollesbury
Image ID CG10_413
Category 1 Transport - buses and carriers
Category 2 Tollesbury-->Shops and Businesses

This image is part of the Mersea Island Museum Collection.