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Maturin281

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Re: Classical Longplayer, Canterbury
« Reply #2 on: January 22, 2010, 12:21:11 »
It was an independent store for a long time but was taken over by Farringdon Records, a London firm. It closed when they went out of business. I noticed the other month that Crowthers have set up a classical recording section in their shop in the Borough, Canterbury.  As to dates, I was certainly remember buying recordings at the Classical Longplayer in the eighties and I think it was well established then.

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Classical Longplayer, Canterbury
« Reply #1 on: January 04, 2010, 22:57:04 »
I remember buying records in this shop in the 1970s, I do not know when it opened, any ideas?

It's closed now and has been for sometime, did they move?
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