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, printed from the Looking at Buildings website on Friday 12th August 2022

Rosebery Buildings

GothicGlossary Term [1] block with a corner turret like a small octagonal belfryGlossary Term [2]. Heron, and its successor Mobile Motor and Engineering, were out of business by 1907. In 1913 Percy James Evans was selling his own motor cycles there. By the twenties he was specialising in second hand cars, particularly Morrises, and when P.J. Evans Ltd. moved to Bristol Street in the sixties it was one of the biggest car sales firms in the city. It is now the main Jaguar agent in the city.

Last updated: Monday, 26th January 2009