Completists' Guide to Croydon - Differences between Version 43 and Version 18 of Sainsbury's Local, 9-11 London Road

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Supermarket on [[Locale London Road|London Road]], a little way up from [[West Croydon Station]]. It has one external cashpoint.
Wetherspoons pub on [[Locale London Road|London Road]], a little way up from [[West Croydon Station]].
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Previously it was a Wetherspoons pub called the Ship of Fools <small>[https://www.flickr.com/photos/rjw1/561021645/ photo]</small>, but this closed at the end of trading on 9 June 2013. Wetherspoons sold the remainder of their lease to Sainsbury's, who opened it as a Sainsbury's Local at 7am on Friday 30 August.
<b>Note:</b> As of November 2012, Sainsbury's have submitted three planning applications ([http://publicaccess.croydon.gov.uk/online-applications/applicationDetails.do?activeTab=summary&keyVal=_CROYD_DCAPR_134182 1], [http://publicaccess.croydon.gov.uk/online-applications/applicationDetails.do?activeTab=summary&keyVal=_CROYD_DCAPR_134181 2], [http://publicaccess.croydon.gov.uk/online-applications/applicationDetails.do?activeTab=summary&keyVal=_CROYD_DCAPR_134180 3]) in support of turning the Ship of Fools into a Sainsbury's Local.
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See also:
* [
http://london-road-croydon.org/history/0009-0011-ship-of-fools.html London Road History article]
* [https://www.flickr.com/photos/rjw1/8794446705/ Photo of the flaming dragon curry at the Ship of Fools in May 2013]
* [http://london.
randomness.org.uk/wiki.cgi?Ship_Of_Fools,_CR0_2RE The Ship of Fools on the Randomness Guide to London]
See <a href="http://london.randomness.org.uk/wiki.cgi?Ship_Of_Fools,_CR0_2RE">Ship of Fools on RGL</a> for full info.
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<div class="last_verified">Existence last checked in June 2018.</div>
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[https://www
.flickr.com/photos/23066873@N02/6663392489/ According to a photo on Flickr], as of c.&nbsp;1985 the premises were occupied by a branch of Argos. According to an email from Wetherspoons head office, the Ship of Fools opened on 28 September 1999.
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<div class="last_verified">Existence last checked in January 2013.</div>

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category='Cashpoints,Food Shops,Supermarkets'
category='British Food,Eat-In Food,Pubs'
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formatted_website_text='jdwetherspoon.co.uk/home/pubs/the-ship-of-fools">jdwetherspoon.co.uk/home/pu...'
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hours_text='Mon-Sun: 7am-11pm (source: website, Aug 2013)'
hours_text='see website'
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phone='020 8327 8900'
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summary='Supermarket on London Road, previously the Ship of Fools pub.'
website='http://www.jdwetherspoon.co.uk/home/pubs/the-ship-of-fools' website='http://www.sainsburys.co.uk/'
summary='Wetherspoons pub on London Road, a little way up from West Croydon Station.'
website='http://www.jdwetherspoon.co.uk/home/pubs/the-ship-of-fools' website='http://www.sainsburys.co.uk/'

Wetherspoons pub on London Road, a little way up from West Croydon Station.

Note: As of November 2012, Sainsbury's have submitted three planning applications (1, 2, 3) in support of turning the Ship of Fools into a Sainsbury's Local.

See Ship of Fools on RGL for full info.

According to a photo on Flickr, as of c. 1985 the premises were occupied by a branch of Argos. According to an email from Wetherspoons head office, the Ship of Fools opened on 28 September 1999.

Existence last checked in January 2013.

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