Regional Shopping Centres|
Vange (2): Clay Hill Road and Marsh View Court
Year of photo:
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The Riverview sub centre was built
in the 1970s to replace the shops in the High Road. Martin's the Newsagent were one of the first traders to occupy the new units
which were completed in 1978.
Below are some of the shops past and present to have occupied
|No. 1||Life Chiropractic Clinic||Chiropractors||--||--|
|No. 3||Londis||Supermarket||1990s|| |
|No. 5||Bruce's Convenience Store|
Post Office services
|No. 7||The Off Licence - Wisebuys Local||Off Licence||--||--|
|No. 9||Martin's||Newsagent, tobacconist & confectioner||1978||--|
Marsh View Court
The small neighbourhood centre
at Marsh View Court were the first new shops to open since the Paynters Hill and Ramsay Stores
closed in the 1980s.
Below are some of the shops past and present to have occupied the units.
|Marsh View Court||Open||Closed|
|No. 1||Allcures Pharmacy||Dispensing chemist|| || |
|No. 2-3||One Stop||Foodstore|| || |
|Page added: 2013|
|Other points of interest:|
1) The development corporation had
considered replacing the Barge public house during the early stages of planning for a new neighbourhood centre to serve the
new housing estates in Vange.
Text researched and written by William Cox, 2013.
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