Downs & Co pawn shop was located at 157 to 161 Kingston Road. As well as exchanging goods for cash, money was also lent.
Downs & Co pawn shop was located at 157 to 161 Kingston Road. As well as exchanging goods for cash, money was also lent.

18 amazing photos of lost Portsmouth shops you probably forgot existed

Here are some rare photos of lost shops and their owners in times gone by in Portsmouth.

Tuesday, 29th September 2020, 5:47 pm

Perhaps you now run a shop that is in one of the images?

Or maybe you know any of these shop keepers or have a story to tell about these businesses?

Join our new Portsmouth Retro Facebook group to find more fascinating photos and memories from Portsmouth’s past.

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