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Retail & Local Businesses in
Burton Latimer

Ada mason's shop - two doors down from The Duke's Arms The middle section of the High Street in about 1926.  Centre - The Duke's Arms with its original 3-storey frontage The Co-op, shortly after it was built in 1914
Shopping in the High Street in the early part of the last century

Left - Ada Mason's shop in 1923. It was situated where the High Street now enters Latimer Close
Centre - The middle part of the High Street c.1926
Right - The Co-op in its pristine glory, shortly after it was built in 1914

A huge amount of research has gone on into locating every shop and local business which ever existed in Burton Latimer. We are pleased to publish the results below.

Retail

Local Businesses & Tradespeople

Local Business & Trades - Introduction

  • Bayes & Loak, Surgical Bootmakers
  • J P Ashby, Cabinet Maker
  • Blake's Smithy
  • H L Bayes, Mason
  • K R Eady, Electrician
  • Albert Ball, Builder & Mason

The History of Shops in Burton

  • Flier-Lite Co
  • T W Capps & Co., Builders
  • Arthur Freestone, Builder
  • Carl Cleaver, Carpenter
  • A P Lewis
  • Albert Cook, Plumber & Decorator
  • S Smith, Boilermaker
  • A F Keach, Builder
  • W M Miles, Cyclemakers & Repairers
  • Steve Lewis & Sons, Builders
  • W Piper - Undertaker
  • D G P Shelford, Carpenter & Joiner
  • Unit 2 Glass
  • Colin Smith, Carpenter

  • John Smith, Plumber

  • Michael Smith, Painter

  • P J Toseland, Interior Design

For links to current businesses in the town, click here

Sundry Local Businesses - 3

Sundry Local Businesses - 4
  • A T Byland, Electrical Contractor
  • Joseph Allen, Grocer and Thrashing Machine Proprietor
  • Walter Clipson, Engineer
  • Harry Cole, Market Gardener
Directories
  • Bert Evans, Plastering Contractor
  • John Cooper, Auto Electrical Services
For Trade and other Local Directories
  • Evens & Fentiman, Plastering Contractors
  • Church Street Autos
see the Genealogy section
  • F Gardner, Carpenter
  • The Garage, Churchill Way
  • W T Hewitt, Cabinet Maker
  • Rosebery Street Garage
  • Hughes & Sumpter - Painters & Decorators
  • Strudwick Motors
  • C Looms, Painter & Decorator
  • Thompson's Motors
  • Trevor Smith, Plumber
  • Victoria Garage
  • F W Underwood, Contractors

  • B Wagstaff, Decorator


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