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5 (97) Castle Street

History of 5 Castle Street


Joseph E Thompson, grocer glass and china dealer, b Gamlingay


Joseph Thompson, 50, grocer author of poems, b Gamlingay

[evidence of poems authored by Thompson not found. RGL Jan 2020]


George Lavender, grocer


George Lavender, 64, grocer and tea dealer, b Hunts


Herbert J Tupling, draper, 33, b Yorks


Spencer Howe, draper and milliner


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