The Best O Times

A Memory of Burnt Oak

My great grandparents, grandparents, and my mum all come from Burnt Oak. Got quite sad reading all the memories, they made me cry. They lived in Barnfield Road. I remember the ice cream man that had a hatch in the wall, the Co-op, Princess and Sainsbury's. Does anyone remember Mr Puddy the second hand bookshop man? Had so many happy memories. At one time four generations of us lived in Barnfield Rd, the Somervilles and Packers.

A memory shared by Beth Morgan , on Sep 20th, 2013.

Comments & feedback

Sat Nov 29th 2014, at 1:02 pm

bren160655 commented:

I do remember the shop. The London lending library.
The sign above the shop had the motto. " Borrow a book and banish boredom " . He was a nice man.

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