Brookside Motors in London Road

  • Ron Turner
  • Ron Turner in the white overall and serving a customer. On the extreme left is Charles Shorter, Ron Turner's father-in-law. They are outside Brookside Motors. The location of this is taken by reference to the 1‘927 council house on the other side of the road - The line of house going south is on the left (east) of The Avenue.
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9 photographs of Brookside Motors on the London Road - 1950's to 1970.

In the 1950s, Ron Turner with his partner opened Brookside Motors on the north side of London Road (where Jordells is in 2018), closing the business on Old London Road. the new London Road was a better position to attract passing trade. The garage was adjacent to the Last Chance Coffee Bar.

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