The Chester le Street Co-operative store began life in 1862 by a group of eight pioneers. By 1865 had grown enough to employ, on a full time basis, a shop assistant and cart man to deliver orders. By 1869 its turnover was so high that it was able to buy new land and expand.
Print of Chester Le Street Co-operative Store
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- ReferenceGB 1499 JJD/5/2/1
- Dates of Creation1870
- Physical DescriptionOne Photograph
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