March 15th 2017 . This place, number 32, was built in 1895 for Salmon & Gluckstein, the founders of the J.Lyon chain.
The Survey of London "Woolwich" book incorrectly states that this was an early branch of J.Lyons but local directories prove that it was a Salmon & Gluckstein tobacconist shop .. When the light shines at a certain angle you can see the word Salmon & Gluckstein under the white stucco band above the first floor window
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