Shops and businesses

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Bryant Brothers of Petersfield Market

"Bryant Brothers have run their fruit and vegetable stall in Petersfield Market since the 1930s, longer than any other stallholder..."


Edward Barnsley Arts and Crafts furnituremaker

"Edward Barnsley was a renowned furniture maker who was awarded a CBE for his services to design..."


J B Corrie & Co Ltd: The pioneering fencing company

"J B Corrie & Co Ltd is a fourth-generation family business which has been in Petersfield since 1946..."

Jacobs and Hunt: Auctioneers and estate agents

"Jacobs and Hunt was founded in 1895 by William Jacobs who was later joined by Frank Hunt..."


Petersfield and Reliance Laundry

"Established by the Kneller family in 1899, the Laundry remains a family-run business..."


Petersfield Forge: over 80 years of blacksmithing

"The Petersfield Forge is a piece of living history. Some of the tools still in use are over 100 years old..."


Picketts and Pursers: The family jewellers

"Picketts and Pursers began selling jewellery in 1850 and moved to Petersfield in 1962..."


Rowland Son and Vincent: Furniture and funerals

"Rowland Son and Vincent “The complete house furnishers” was a Petersfield shop for 122 years before closing in 2004..."


The Petersfield Bookshop

"The Petersfield Bookshop is well known in the town as a ‘browsers paradise’, with its large selection of second-hand books..."


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