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olddingo



Registered: November 2008
Posts: 2,716
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Built in the 1860s, this unique shop is the last genuine period store in Tasmania and has been operated by the same family since the turn of the 20th century. The glass either side of the front door has been replaced dues to vandalism but this piece is original.
· Date: Sun June 4, 2017 · Views: 85 ·
Keywords: Old Sign Shop Display
State / County / Area Image taken: Tasmania
Processing Software Applications Used
Corel PSP X8
Country Image Taken
Australia

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janper44

Registered: December 2009
Posts: 3,602
Sun June 4, 2017 12:45am

We might have shops in our city as old as R. Shoot & Son but I'm quite sure we don't have even one umbrella shop never mind one that is 150 years old.


Jan
Diane

Registered: February 2009
Posts: 2,086
Sun June 4, 2017 1:50pm

Vintage Sign indeed!. So uniquely vintage! Have never even heard of an umbrella repair shop - didn't even know they ever existed. A big plus is the makeup of the sign in almost non existant stained glass. A true work of art to boot.
John.L.

Registered: June 2013
Posts: 1,681
Sun June 4, 2017 7:35pm

I echo Jan's and Diane's comments - I don't think I have ever seen a shop specifically for the repair of Umbrellas. Ideal for the theme1
veejaycee

Registered: February 2009
Posts: 1,658
Fri June 9, 2017 9:06pm

A wonderful sign in true Victorian style. Google James Smith and sons for our oldest umbrella and walking stick store - similar style, c 1830 and still going strong in central London.

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