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Photo-a-Day  (Thursday, 7th June, 2012)

Dog & Cartridge

Dog & Cartridge
New gunsmiths in Standish in the premises of the old Dog & Partridge pub.

Photo: Thomas Walsh  (Canon PowerShot A1200)
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Comment by: Alan H on 10th June 2012 at 14:52

Brilliant name change but must have cost a fortune to convert from pub to gun shop.Took forever.

Comment by: Jean F (Wales) on 10th June 2012 at 22:03

Before I had read the caption I thought ..what a lovely pub!
I agree Alan H....must have cost a fortune....is there such a big calling for a gunsmiths??(scary!)

Comment by: Alan H on 11th June 2012 at 11:09

Jean F, when the shop was on High Street it was between Nat west and Midland Banks, very handy for a hold up.The web site states that he has 1000 guns in stock so there must be a demand for guns, cartridges etc. and he sells fireworks as well.

Comment by: Jean F (Wales) on 13th June 2012 at 20:03

Thankyou Alan H.that info makes it more scary.!

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