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38, 39 & 40 Parkside

39 Parkside, (16) Park House

History of 39 Parkside

Royal Commission Survey of Cambridge 1959: not in R G Baker’s map of Cambridge of 1830, but date from the same decade for they are shown in the print of the Coronation Dinner of 1838. No. 39 is equipped with an outside bell and heavy bars in a number of windows suggesting an institutional purpose. before 1850 the Rev James Scholefield, Regius Professor of Greek, established in Park Side a ‘Female Servants’ Training Institution.

1913: Park House (16)

P H Allin

1962: (39)

Sydney A Chapman


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