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London is a city constantly evolving, where skyscrapers flash up in the blink of an eye and shops and restaurants regenerate into more incarnations than Doctor Who. But among the capital’s new-fangled trappings these shopping institutions have endured and are still open for business after hundreds of years. Whether you’re after magic supplies or Mariners’ gear, these time capsules of the high street have got you covered. Here are the oldest shops in London.
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