[Note: this entry relates to the old Okeford Veterinary Centre, now occupied by Moorland Grocery Store]

Circa 1920 Frank Griffn Pearce, Motor Engineer and his wife Hilda (neé Flood) developed the ground floor of these cottages into a Garage.

Years later it is interesting to compare prices.

1939 ‘Bought of F.G. Pearse ~ Two gallons Petrol No.1 – 3s.2d (Ellis Papers)

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