This is a list of all known chain grocery addresses in Durham between 1925 and 2010, compiled from city directories, telephone books, and other sources. It is generated through a live Google Spreadsheet so it reflects the latest information I have.
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- Big Star/Colonial/Pender’s
- Harris Teeter
- Piggly Wiggly
Katie RiggsMay 28, 2020 at 7:15pm
There was. An A & P at the corner of Alston ave and East Main st also
GroceteriaMay 28, 2020 at 7:35pm
That one is on the list. It’s 1109 East Main Street.
TimDecember 23, 2021 at 12:33am
According to the November 9, 1960 edition of the Durham Morning Herald, A&P had the following locations in Durham:
404 Morgan Street
621 Broad Street
410 Chapel Hill Street
316 South Driver Street
1109 East Main Street
A&P dominate grocery store in Durham at this time. Winn Dixie had just two locations, and Kroger had only one location