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The Elm Tree

The Elm Tree

History of The Elm Tree, Eden Street


There was a major fire here recorded by the Cambridge Chronicle 12th November.

1913 The Elm Tree

Henry Joseph Fairweather


Alec Burrows

The Elm Tree (MoC279.70)


(CWN 19.2.1981) There had been a major fire a few years previously. In 1981 Francois Mattock was the publican.


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