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40 - 44 Hobson Street c.1970 (MoC)

40, 42, 44 Hobson Street

History of 40 - 44 Hobson Street


(40-42) Frederick Morley, pawnbrokers

Mrs Mayes

Cooke and Sons, upholsterers, undertakers and paperhangers

(44) not listed

1936, Blue Book


Hobson Street 1939: Frederick Morley & Cyril Ridgeon premises (Cambridgeshire Collection)


(40-42) Frederick Morley and Co, clothiers

(44) Cyril Ridgeon & Son, timber importers


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