31 May '13, 4pm

Ever thought about keeping a herd of cattle in central London? These guys and many more did:

Posted by David Styles on 27 May 2013 | 0 Comments Pictured: J. Evans Dairy a Grade II listed building on the corner of Warren Street and Conway Street. Built 1793 and tiles circ. 1916 a rare surviving example of a Welsh dairy. It was once a cut through we cabbies used when wishing to turn into Euston Road from Tottenham Court Road, by turning down Warren Street we miss the traffic and join the bus lane at Great Portland Street which also has the added advantage if you time it correctly of enabling you to collect your evening newspaper without the inconvenience of having to stop as the friendly vendor standing on the corner presses the paper into your hand. Alas this little cut through has been closed. I have used this cut through numerous times and have always admired this little corner shop with its blue tiles hardly realising how important the shop was. Before we had su...

Full article: http://www.radiotaxis.co.uk/welsh-rare-bit/

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