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The old garage in Handcross (2 of 4)
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The old garage in Handcross (2 of 4)

In February 1980 the Evening Argus devoted a full page to the old garage in Handcross High Street and its proprietor, Archie Quick. The article also featured his son, Martin Quick, the old petrol pump and the breakdown truck converted from an Austin 20 taxi.
Previous photographs of the garage on the website can be found by inserting “Quick" in the search box above.
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Picture added on 27 March 2017 at 14:21
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Roads - Handcross - High Street (South)
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Bicycle wheels, inner tubes, split links, valve rubbers and brake cables. Rods, reels, line, hooks, swivels, floats and split shot,and of course air gun pellets!
I count myself very lucky to have grown up when Mr Quick was around, one of a kind.
Added by Peter Cooper on 29 March 2017
And don't forget the stock of fireworks you could buy there.
It was a regular Aladdin's Cave.
Added by Michael Feist (Canada) on 02 April 2017
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