10 Jan Many remember Gamages because of its unparalleled stock of toys of the day, and the Gamages catalogue which was used to publicise them. The long gone Gamages of Holborn, London. A nice old catalogue. 11 May Gamages Xmas Bazaar , catalogue front cover [image info]. ” Gamages Zoo” pet shop department, full-page [image info].

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The gamages catalogue image [right] shows the front cover of this catalogue, click anywhere on the image to see a larger version. Grace’s Guide is the leading source of historical information on industry and manufacturing in Britain.

This became Gamaves City Depot. Superior Model Dollhouse Gamages Like its predecessor of some 20 years, the print quality leaves a little to be desired, gamages catalogue emphasis clearly being on functionality rather than gloss In the late s a gamages catalogue store was opened in RomfordEssex.


The store finally closed inbut prior to that had been unusual in that its premises were away from the main Oxford Street shopping area, gamages catalogue on the edge of the City of London at Holborn Circus. This image is shown courtesy of Graeme Eldred of Binns Road.

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It began modestly in and died, in the early safter an ill thought out expansion plan, with a foray into Romford, in deepest Essex. Gamages was an extremely successful and profitable store.

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Gamages New Mammoth Model Railway.