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Re: Building on Corner of Gillingham Road/Nile Road, Gillingham
« Reply #2 on: May 05, 2011, 08:07:21 »
OO one I know - as a child, aged from around 6 through to 8 or 9 I attended gymnastic classes there on the top floor.  The years '71 to '75 ish.   I have no idea what was on the ground floor though
Wish I could remember the name of the man who used to teach us - I'll ask my mum and sister later today. It may have been the Co-op Gym Club?

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Building on Corner of Gillingham Road/Nile Road, Gillingham
« Reply #1 on: May 05, 2011, 05:04:53 »
I've noticed this building a few times when I have passed it, but no nothing about it.  From the 1959 & 63 Kellys it seems to be something to do with the Gillingham Co-operative Society. Does anyone know anything about its history and the significance of the stone skep (beehive)?

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