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Second Hand Music Shops In United Kingdom

I've included area code and tube for London. Probably not all shops are second hand stores. If anyone knows anything about the status of the shops below, mail me.

Thank you Tapio Keihanen for this list.

To my experience Warwick St., the Music & Tape Exhange and Camden High Street are the best places to go in London if you're after cheap CDs. I didn't see any cheap vinyl.

NameAddressTelephoneDirections
Edinbrugh (0131)
Backtracks Music ∓ Games 17, Bougham St. Tollcross 2284898 mon-sat 10.30-18.30
Sweet Inspiration7 Morrison St. 2299696 mon-sat 9.30-17.30
Cash Generator (some CDs) 47-49 South Bridge 5565455 mon-sat 9-17.30
Rhythm Rack 159 Morrison St. 5387155 mon-sat 10-18, sun 13-17
The Oldies Museum 3a West Maitland St. 2283240/5387108 mon-sat 9.30-17.30
Backbeat Records 31, East Crosscauseway 6682666 mon-sat 10-17.30 sun 12.30-17.30
Professor Plastic's Vinyl Frontier 15a West Richmond St. 6227168 10-18?
Hogs Head 62 South Clerk St. 6675274 mon-sat 10-17
Vinyl Villains 5 Elm Row/Leith Walk 5581170 mon-fri 10.15-18 sat 10.15-17.30 sun 12-16
Avalanche 17 West Nicholson St. 6682374 mon-sat 10-18?
Avalanche 28 Lady Lawson St. 2281939 mon-sat 10-18?
Avalanche 63 Cockburn St. 2253939 mon-sat 10-18?
Glasgow
The Beat Museum639 Great Western Road   Kelvinbridge,G12 8RE
Missing 529 Great Western Road    
Leicester
Ultima Thule Conduit Street next to Leicester railway station wed-sat 12-17
London
Ace Deals Music Store196 North End Rd  W14
Albums54 Chingford Mount Road  E4 Walthamstow Central
Asman James Record Centre23a New Row-St. Martins Lane  WC2 Covent Garden
At The Hop 484 Fulham Road  SW6 Fulham Broadway
Auto Compact Music & Video Shopping Mall - Victoria Station   SW1 Victoria
Barbican Records 145 Whitecross Street  EC1 Moorgate
Barry Paul Record Shop 67 Leather Lane  EC1 Chancery Lane
Bargain Records 245 Portobello Rd  W11 Notting Hill Gate
Beanos Middle Street 020 8680 1202 Croydon, South London
Big Co Record Exchange 88-90 Kensington High St  W8 Kensington High Street
Big Star 130 The Broadway-Wimbledon  SW19 Wimbledon
Black Market Records 25 D'Arblay Street  W1 Oxford Circus/Tottenham Court Road
Bluebird Records 12 Berwick Street  W1 Tottenham Court Road
Camden Market Camden High Street  NW1 Camden Town
Caruso & Co 35 New Oxford Street  WC1 Tottenham Court Road
Cassettes Plus 12 Earlham Street  WC2 Covent Garden
Catch A Groove 94 Dean Street  W1 Tottenham Court Road
Cheapo Cheapo Records 53 Rupert Street  W1 Leicester Square
Covent Garden Records 84 Charing Cross Road  WC2 Leicester Square
Daddy Kool Records 12 Berwick street  W1 Tottenham Court Road
Dobells Jazz Records 21 Tower Street  WC2 Covent Garden
The Elvis shop 400a High Street North - Manor Park  E12 East Ham
58 Dean Street Records 58 Dean Street  W1 Tottenham Court Road
Flying Records Kensington Market - 49-53 Kensington High Street  W8 Kensington High Street
Garageland 49-53 Kensington High Street  W8 Kensington High Street Unit B19 Basement Floor Kens.Mrkt
Golden Grooves Records 193 Whitecross Street 02072534550 Old Street (northern line) open 10-6 daily
Haggle Vinyl 114-116 Essex road  N1 Islington, Angel Tube Station 7 days 9-19, sunday early close
Hit and Run 49-53 Kensington High Street  W8 Kensington High Street Unit F35/1st Floor Kens.Mrkt
HMV Records 150 Oxford Street  W1 Oxford Circus - Tottenham Court Road
HMV Records Coventry Street  W1 Piccadilly Circus
Honest Jon's 278 Portobello Road  W10 Ladbroke Grove
Impetus Distribution 587 Wandsworth Road 0717204460 SW8 Stockwell
Jam Records Pavillion - 1 Piccadilly Circus  W1 Piccadilly Circus
Magic Mixture Records Balham Indoor Market - 31 Benford Hill  SW12 Balham
Metalhead 17 Ganton Street - Soho  W1V 1LA Oxford Street
Mole Jazz 291 Pentonville Road 071 278 8623 N1 Kings Cross - Kings Cross Thameslink
Mr Bongo 9 Berwick Street (basement)  W1 Tottenham Court Road
The Music Warehouse 249 Portobello Road  W11 Notting Hill Gate
Off Records 58 Battersea Rise  SW11 Clapham Common
On The Beat/Coll.Rec. 22 Hanway Street  W1 Tottenham Court Road
Out On The Floor 10 Inverness Street  NW1 Camden Town
Passion Records 73 Oxford Street  W1 Oxford Circus
Peckings/Studio 1 142 Askew Road  W12
Plastic Passion/Pirate Coll. 2 Blenheim Crescent  W11 Notting Hill Gate
Pleasuredome New Jubilee Market  WC2 Covent Garden
Portobello Road Market Portobello Road  W10 Notting Hill Gate
Quaff Records 4 Berwick Street  W1 Piccadilly Circus
Raw Power 34 Lewisham Model Market - Lewisham High Street  SE13 New Cross
Razor Records 1a Yeomans Row  SW3 South Kensington
Reckless Records 79 Upper Street - Islington  N1 Angel
Reckless Records 30 Berwick Street  W1 Tottenham Court Road
Record And Tape Exchange 229 Camden High Street  NW1 Camden Town
Record And Tape Exchange 28 Pembridge Road  W11 Notting Hill Gate
Record And Tape Exchange 38 Notting Hill Gate  W11 Notting Hill Gate
Record And Tape Exchange 90 Goldhawk Road - Shepherds Bush  W12 Goldhawk Road
Record Corner 27 Bedford Hill  SW12 Balham
Records St. Martin's Court  W1 Leicester Square
Reggae Revive 278 Portobello Road  W10 Notting Hill Gate
Rhythm Records 281 Camden High Street  NW1 Camden Town
Rock Bottom New Row  WC2 Covent Garden
Rocks Off 36 Hanway Street  W1 Tottenham Court Road
Rough Trade 130 Talbot Road  W11 Notting Hill Gate
Rough Trade 16 Neal's Yard   WC2 Covent Garden
Runaway Records Off Neal Street  WC2 Covent Garden
Selectadisc 34-35 Berwick Street  W1 Piccadilly Circus
Sister Ray 94 Berwick Street  W1 Piccadilly Circus
Soul Jazz Records 12 Ingestre Place  W1 Piccadilly Circus
Sound Of China 6 Gerrad Street  W1 Piccadilly Circus
House of Rhythm 95 Wood St - Walthamstow  E17 Walthamstow Central
Sounds Original 266 Northfield Avenue - Ealing  W5 Northfields
Spinning Disc 54 Chiswick High Road  W4 Stamford Brook
Sterns African Record Centre 116 Whitfield Street 071 387 5550 W1 Warren Street
Steve's Sounds 20 Newport Court  WC2 Tottenham Court Road
Tag Records West Side Basement - The Trocadero  W1 Piccadilly Circus
These Records 112 Brook Dr. 0171-587-5349 SE 11 4TQ Elephant and Castle
228 Camden Records 228 Camden High Street (basement)   NW1 Camden Town
Unity 47 Beak Street  W1 Piccadilly
Vinyl Experience 20 Hanway Street  W1 Tottenham Court Road
Vinyl Experience 3 Buck Street   NW1 Camden Town
Vinyl Solution 231 Portobello Road   W11 Notting Hill Gate
Vinyl Zone Records 112 New Kings Road   SW6
Wrapped In Plastic 218 Fulham Road   SW10
Youngblood 297 Portobello Road   W10 Ladbroke Grove
Zippo Music 39 Clapham Common   SW4 Clapham Common
Peterborough
The House on the Borderland 32d Lincoln Road dave@house-on-the-borderland.co.uk PE1 2RL
Swansea (West Glamorgan, Wales, 01792)
More Music 42 St Helens Rd 652042 SA1 4AZ


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