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4 Parker Street

History of 4 Parker Street


Albert Maile


Harold Edgar Cocks

In 1931 Harold became landlord of the The Crown in Hills Road. The 2018 history of the pub, ‘A Disorderly House’, says that Harold had previously been a motor mechanic and dealer of motor vehicles. This meant that during the Great War his employers could successfully apply for an exemption from the call-up. The case was reported in the press:

7/7/1916 Cambridge Independent Press


Charles Rooke


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