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56 (19 – 22) Newmarket Road, British Tar, Gallant Son

History of 56 Newmarket Road


(19 – 20) British Tar

John Darling, 35, coal porter, b Cambridge


Harriet Skinner, 66, shopkeeper, b Berks


John Smith, 61, brazier, b London


(19 – 21) Gallant Son, Sarah Gravelock, b 1822

(22) Charles Webb, b 1826


Primitive Methodist Tabernacle

(22) William Bavster, b 1840

1901 ?


Miss Harriet Flack

1962 (56-60)

S A Rolfe and Son Ltd, wholesale confectioners, tobacconists


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