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Caption for Yeovil, Princes Street C1950: This wide street once held a cattle market. It now has one-way traffic, but little has changed here except that building societies and estate agents have taken over the shops. Genge's & Austin's department store (left), now closed, gave its name to 'Genge's Corner'.

Memories of Yeovil, Princes Street c1950

I well remember Yeovil as a boy in the 1940s and this lovely view of Princess Street brings back many memories. The road was actually the A30 road from London to Exeter running through the town and would often be clogged with traffic in the summer. The street had lovely shops including Genges on the left which (...Read full memory)

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