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The Big Store

Built in 1902, in the Edwardian Baroque style. Closed in 1968 on Chapel Street. A second store, almost as large as the main store, once stood in the carpark to the west, beyond Cato Street, linked by cross-over walkways. This large Edwardian building is currently used by a supermarket.

At that time, the name of this building was probably quite a statement, considering it is a pretty big store even by current standards. But it still sounds funny.

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