70 Bridge Street, Lindum House, the Flying Stag, the Royal Oak, the Wild Man
History of 70 Bridge Street
Pevsner notes 18th cent..
1959 Royal Commission on Historical Monuments Survey of Cambridge: in the main an early 19th cent. building incorporating part of an 18th cent. structure on the S. The house was formerly the ‘ Freemasons’ Tavern; within living memory the name and ‘Livery Baiting Stables’ was painted on the passage to it from Bridge Street.
The British Listed Buildings website notes:
Entrance archway to No 70 has with a good early C19 Gothic door. In the yard behind, No 70 (The Flying Stag), a former public house, 1842, brick, incorporating a timber framed C17 cell and C18 fragments. 3 storey and 2 storey and attic ranges, sashes with glazing bars. Tiled roof on early lower build.
See Enid Porter:Bridge Street
Loggan 1688 map of central Cambridge
George Edmund Lister, 69, choir school master St. John’s College, b Lincs
Susanna Elizabeth, 71, wife, b Surrey
Ada Elizabeth Sutton, 32, servant, b Cambs
Sam Senior BA, S John’s College choir schoolmaster
Rev Sam Senior