Littleborough’s History

Littleborough Co-operative Society  

In 1883 the Central Premises on Hare Hill Road opened

Purpose-built at a Cost of £4,300 - 6th Grocery Branch,  also Drapery and a Lending Library

In later years additional departments were added where you could purchase boots, shoes, clothes and hats.  Some people in Littleborough can still remember having tea in the café which was located above the shop.




A year earlier competition arrived with the


 



Littleborough Supply Store 24 Victoria St



20th Century - Growth