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Pictures of LL Model Name Original Town Visit LL Ref. Dates Actual Location Grid Ref. IoE
Little Smithy Claverdon Shop 796   The Forge

Church Road CV35 8PD

N52.2806 W1.7085 482441

Photo: Carol Applegate

Lilliput Lane's "Little Smithy" is based on The Forge, Church Road,  CV35 8PD occupied by K & L Sparkes Ltd  01926 842545


Carol Applegate writes:

"We found this on the way to Warwick Castle in 1995.  At that time it was a shop selling wood-burning stoves." ...and still is!


"Spakes" is a great name for a company selling stoves & chimneys!


Interesting juxtaposition  selling stoves;... but "No Smoking"  
The Forge House, Church Road [IoE 482439]
Church of St Michael & All the Angels [IoE 482426]
Porlock View & Church View, Church Road [IoE 482436]  

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