Commercial Road, Woking

WOKING COMMERCIAL ROAD 1921/34/68

Woking Commercial Road, comparing directories from 1921, 1934 and 1968.  The road was renumbered between 1934 and 1968 - Cambridge House, for example, being renumbered from 7 to 21.

1921 1934 1968
LEFT Side
Woking Water Co.'s Offices Woking Water & Gas Co. } Premier House:
Woking Public Hall 'The Grand' Grand Theatre } Maple & Co. Ltd
Smyth John, solicitor and commissioner
Harding & Sons, dyers & cleaners Harding & Sons, dyers & cleaners
Municipal Buildings - Offices of the
Urban District Council
Municipal Buildings 9 General Post Office
Fires Station (Central)
Woking District Constitutional Club Woking District Constitutional Club 11 Woking Conservative Club
Weslyan Church and Schools Weslyan Church  } Car park
1 Rosslyn - Registrar of births and deaths 1 Rosslyn, dentist }     "
3 Casa Rustica - Blackham E 3 Casa Rustica, dentist 13 vacant
5 The Rest - Bartlett J 5 The Rest 19 Mann & Co., estate agents
7 Cambridge House - Woking High School
for Girls
7 Cambridge Hse. 21 Cambridge Hse.
9 Penrhyn - Williams Mrs J 9 vacant 23 J Shee & Co., radio & TV
------ Here is Bath Road ------ ------ Here is Bath Road ------ ------ Here is Bath Road ------
Tower Lodge - Frost E J S Tower Lodge: Broadway Travel &
Inquiry Bureau
Colemans, estate agents
Soldiers' Recreation Room (Y.M.C.A.) Atalanta Dance Hall Atalanta Dance Hall
17 Noel House - Y.M.C.A. 17 H Cox }
19 Cedar Villa - Potter A J 19 Cedar Villa: Academy of Music }
21 Merton Villa - White Wm 21 Merton Villa }
23 Galloway - Reid W, draper 23 Galloway } Woking
25 Wright P G, decorator 25 Fifield } UDC                               
27 Myholme - Squibb George 27 Myholme } Car Park
29 Speedwell House - Woking Womens Club
and Girls' Friendly Society Inst.
29 Speedwell House: Woking Womens
Club
}
}
31 Lynmouth House - Weaver T M 31 Lynmouth House }
------ Here Church Path crosses ------ ------ Here is Church Path ------ ------ Here is Church Path ------
Building land } Car Park 27 Halifax Building Society
}      " 29 Yorkshire Restaurant
}      " 31 Winifred wilson, ladies outfitters
}      " 33 Babyland, nursery furniture
Surrey County Council Dispensary J Baker, cycle agent 35 Harpers Photographic
E J Waters, car hire 37 Springbok, tob. & conf.
Worlds Stores 39 Halfords Ltd
53 Gammons Ltd., drapers and clothiers 53 Gammons Ltd., drapers 41 Gammons Ltd., drapers
------ Here Chobham Road crosses ------ C F Porter, auctioneer
Commercial Buildings L Heap
63 Shier Madame L, milliner;  Goldsmith J S
Collector of Taxes for Ripley, Send, etc   
Woking Typewriting Bureau 
63 E Walter, jeweller 43 Hopwoods, gift shop
65 Shier Lucie, dressmaker, etc 65 Lucie Shier costumier 45 Carpets
67 London Stores, grocer and provision dealer 67 London Stores, grocers 47 } Owens, wools
69 Spratt Miss, art needle-worker; Morris
Miss S E, milliner
69 M Owen, art needlework & milliner 49 }      "
71 Piggott F A, hosier, etc 71 F A Piggott, hosier 51 Piggotts, outfitters
73 Bonds Temperance Hotel 73 Bonds Temperance Hotel 53 vacant
75 Singer Sewing Machine Co.Ltd. 75 } J H Barrenger, saddler & 55 J H Barrenger, saddler etc. 
77 Barrenger J H, saddler & trunk dealer 77 } trunk dealer 57 Robert Warren, outfitters
79 Rowland Misses E & H, high class
confectioners
79 Mayfair, high class conf. 59 Robinson Rentals Ltd
81 Sumner Geo, central domestic stores 81 Mrs S Sumner, central domestic stores 61 Gerrards, Fruiterers
83 Robertson Bros., furniture dealers,
auctioneers, etc
83 Robertson Bros., furniture 63 Tesco Supermarket
85 Thomas Cottage - Reeve H J  85 Direct Fruit Supply Building development
87 Orridge M, druggist 87 Mrs Orridge, druggist

RIGHT Side
Plumbers Yard, R Pain & Son Ltd. Plumbers Yard 2 Paul Graham, ladies hairdresser
4 Preston & Co. estate agents
6 vacant
8 Stewart House
Builders yard, Harris J and Sons Ltd. Builders Yard 14 Martyn, ladies hairdresser
16 } Silver Spring
18 } Cleaners
22 } Mann & Co., 
24 } estate agents
------ Here is Chapel Street ------ ------ Here is Chapel Street ------ ------ Here is Chapel Street ------
Surrey County Council - Woking
Domestic & Handicrafts Centre
Woking Public Library Woking Central Library
Tyrrell Geo, oil & colour dealer Geo. Tyrrell, oil & colour dealer 30 Lambeth Building Society
Woking Liberal and Radical Club 2 Bon Marche, electricians 32 Lloyds Bank Ltd
 and Institute Ltd. Morris Car Depot 34 Haslemere Motor Co.
Surrey Cleaners Ltd 36 Ashley Cook, cleaners
Building land Joan, costumier 38 Christine, childrens wear
S Clarkson, tailor 40 } The Dome,
42 } Sports House Ltd
------ Here Church Path crosses ------ ------ Here is Church Path ------ ------ Here is Church Path ------
Wine & Spirit Stores, Tyler & Co. Ltd. Tyler & Co. Ltd, wines & spirits Tyler & Co. Ltd, wines & spirits
} Gloster H W and Sons Ltd   } H W Gloster offices  Grays World Travel Ltd
} wholesale grocers, etc. } and warehouses Wimpy Bar
} offices and warehouses } Kendalls, rainwear
The Rendezvous Restaurant Rendezvous Restaurant District Bank Ltd.
Alfriston - T A Yoko 48 P G Yoko
------ Here is Chobham Road ------ ------ Here is Chobham Road ------ ------ Here is Chobham Road ------
Kinipple Geo Arthur, fishmonger Popular Studio 64 Katy Mae, boutique
E A Maund, tailor