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.
Archive Notes:

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, 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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