My, Mr White, how well you have done!

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I think I have published a postcard that shows Percy White’s first garage which was close to the Recreation Ground and the original Council Offices.  By the 1930s business was obviously booming and he had moved to a substantial block not far from the corner of the High Street and the London Road.  The business survived the death of the founder but was eventually sold on by the family when the motor trade had changed out of all recognition……..

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2 thoughts on “My, Mr White, how well you have done!

  1. father worked for Whites for 65 years. This was on the corner of Knoll Road. My father worked for Whites for 65 years, at London Road, York Road and then these premises.
    Ken Clarke.

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