London’s famous department store, Gamages, at 125-129 High Holborn, closed on this day in 1972. A. W. Gamage Ltd was one of the city’s leading stores, in fact Gamage himself innovated the idea of department stores well before Harry Selfridge came up with the idea and it was perhaps the
Hyde Park Now: Some stats – Nearly 600,000 words have been published. Its equal to 2400 pages in a book!
About 530 pages unpublished & yet to come! Many depend on finding photographs, completing historical jigsaws etc. Its not my forte to make up stuff and its my desire to make sure everything is as accurate as they can be.
The site is run by a deaf autistic learning disabilities blogger. Its no mean feat doing this blog especially as I have very limited access to everything and cannot communicate.