Identification Longshot and Talking Point 790

  Brumas 21:43 07 Dec 12
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Good Evening All.

From one large city to a somewhat smaller one. Plenty of clues in the two postcards.

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  Bing.alau 21:49 07 Dec 12

Merry Hill Shopping Center, west Midlands?

  john bunyan 21:51 07 Dec 12

Well, the North British and Mercantile Insurance was originally in Edinburgh

  Bing.alau 21:54 07 Dec 12

I was going by C & A Modes building. But the one in the West Midlands din't open until later than the time this picture looks to have been taken. So withdraw my feeble attempt please.

  john bunyan 21:59 07 Dec 12

Not Aitchbee's City, surely?

  Aitchbee 22:00 07 Dec 12

I'll hazard a guess at Charing Cross or George Cross in Glasgow ... I vaguely remember my little brother going for a job interview at Schweppes, many tonic-waters ago ...

  QuizMan 22:01 07 Dec 12
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It's Sheffield, but not sure of exact road yet. Fargate maybe.

  Woolwell 22:08 07 Dec 12

Fitzalan Square, Sheffield?

  Brumas 22:11 07 Dec 12

QuizMan, Woolwell, Well Done, Fitzalan Square and Fargate.

  Woolwell 22:13 07 Dec 12

I would never have got that but for Quizman.

  Brumas 22:17 07 Dec 12

Woolwell, I'm sure QuizMan won't mind you sharing the spotlight ;o}

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