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A E Cook Newcastle upon Tyne
« on: August 08, 2017, 01:03:17 PM »
A E Cook Ltd, Department Stores, Boot and Shoe Dealers, House Furnishers, Radio and Records Dealers and also Concert Booking Agents.

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one shilling uniface aluminium 23.5mm

Originally, the street layout around where Cooks was located, was as shown below, with Saville Place leading from Northumberland Street, Eastwards to the junction with College Street, where it continued as Ellison Place. 'Cooks' was actually in Saville Place (East of the current John Dobson Street) before it (further East) changed into Ellison Place.
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