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Advertisement for Meccano and Hornby Trains, sold at Barley & Son, Centre of Corridor, Bath. Date: 1926

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Assistant Barley Bath Corridor Hornby Meccano Toys Trains 1926


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Step into the magical world of Meccano and Hornby Trains at Barley & Son, the premier toy shop in the heart of Bath's Corridor Centre. This enchanting advertisement from 1926 invites children and boys alike to explore the wonders of these iconic toys. The image showcases a young boy, his eyes wide with excitement, as he examines a Meccano set with the help of a friendly shop assistant. The Meccano set, with its intricate gears and metal pieces, promises hours of creative construction and engineering fun. But that's not all! The advertisement also introduces the latest addition to Barley & Son's impressive inventory: Hornby Trains. The image showcases a beautifully detailed model train set, complete with a steam engine, carriages, and tracks. The boys in the background, with their mouths agape, are a testament to the captivating allure of these miniature trains. Barley & Son, located in the Centre of Corridor, Bath, has been a trusted destination for toys and games since 1926. Their commitment to quality and customer service is evident in the friendly and knowledgeable shop assistant, who is more than happy to help the young boy with his Meccano set. This advertisement is a delightful snapshot of a bygone era, transporting us back to the 1920s and the simple joys of childhood. Whether it's building intricate structures with Meccano or creating magical worlds with Hornby Trains, Barley & Son offers a world of endless possibilities for young imaginations.

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