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    Does anyone know if it's possible to find who owned/ran Greengrocer shops in the early 1900's in Liverpool.

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    Gore's Street Directories, in the 'Trades' section, under 'Greengrocers'.
    In the 1930s, for instance, there were hundreds!

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    Waterworths were about the biggest greengrocers, but I don't know how far back they went.
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    I am looking for what was probably a small greengrocers in Milford st, I think on the corner of Milford & Grt Howard streets. In about 1901.
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    Pegrams was also a common, but now defunct, chain of greengrocers and general supply stores in Liverpool. Long since gone though..............................

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    Default 1901 Gore's diectory. Gt Howard St.

    Anthony Morris at 354, about halfway between Blackstone St & Townsend St is the only greengrocer to be listed.

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