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February 2017: El Houma North African deli glows in the twilight.


Nov 2017 Zak Dry Cleaning (sewing, tailoring, laundry, key cutting)

Oct 2017 sign said Bucuresti (East European food) but it seems to have hardly opened here at all.

The new El Houma North African deli opened here at the end of 2016. They told me that 'El Houma' means the 'home', ie local corner shop. Their stated speciality is a delicious type of spicy sausage to be served with harissa. They painted the woodwork red and black, and have retained the original leaded lights in the window.


This building stood empty for a few years after being vacated by Beeline Bicycles in (year?). They have been at 205 Cowley Road since about ?2014. Beeline Bicycles had the woodwork painted blue. Thomsons Directory 1998 and 2004 Nos 59 to 65 Bee Line Bicycles


Thomsons Directory 1995 No 65 Serendipity (previously at No 96)


Thomsons Directory 1988 No 65 Adelaide, fashion shop

before?1979 - after?1981

This was Rainbow's End comic book store. This can be seen in this photo on Flickr.

Yellow Pages 1979 Rainbows End

1950s - 1970s

Kelly's Directory 1956 to 1976 Nos 59 to 65 Leonard Hughes (Supplies) Ltd, drapers
Kelly's Directory 1952 to 1954 No 65 Leonard Hughes (Supplies) Ltd drapers

Before then?

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