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Old Shire Hill and Court House, Castle Hill

Court House / Shire Hall (site of)

History of old Court House, Cambridge

Court House, Castle Hill

This was the site of the loggia-fronted Court House designed by T H Wyatt and D Brandon, built in 1841-3, Cambridgshire’s most lavish Early Victorian civic building according to Pevsner. It was demolished 1952-3.

Proclamation of accession of George V 10th May 1910

Court House, Castle Hill


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