Druggists, later known as chemists, have been a constant feature of many a town’s high streets. Congleton was no exception. The author takes a street by street examination of the various chemists which operated in the town during the 19th and 20th centuries. This booklet deals with those chemists businesses located in the Mill Street area of the town and includes the careers of William Hadfield 1787-1868, Thomas Hadfield 1812-1869, Noah Findlow 1812-1880, George Allen 1844-1879, John Perry 1854-1919, Sidney John Perry 1887-1950 and Ronald Charles Shirt 1917-1987.
Author: Ray Lowe
Booklet size: A5