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Mac Simple (Apple repairs) & Gigabean coffee shop

2015 - 2019

Opened in July 2015[1], this was Inky Fingers comic book store and coffee shop.

2000 - ?Date

During the 2000s, this was the 'Bridget Wheatley' jewellers shop.
Thomsons Directory 2010 Bridget Wheatley.

"In 1995 [Bridget Wheatley] moved to Oxford to open her first shop ‘Uniikki’, on the multi-cultural Cowley Road. In 2000 her venture her took to 38 Cowley Road, where she formed Bridget Wheatley Contemporary Jewellery..."[2]

For Uniikki see No 78a. Before Bridget Wheatley No 38 was Artisan.

1994 - 1999

This was the Purple Market[3]

1988? - present

This has been Circus Workshops including Paul Freestone photography and Lindsay Jones framing & exhibition services. The shop front was occupied by The Maker's Hand crafts, then the Purple Market.


Kelly's Directory 1968 to 1976 Frampton Press Ltd, and in 1976 L De Luc, sign writer

1950s - 1967

Kelly's Directory 1952 to 1967 No 38 Andrews Ltd furnishers (in 1967 called Homemakers Selection Centre)

Before then?

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