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Petty Cury

History of Petty Cury

Petty Cury was originally the bakers’ street in the 14th century. By the 15th century it housed the city’s major inns. It first appears in documents around 1330. It is Petycure and the residence of Thomas Furbisshour in 1396.

https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Petty_Cury

https://www.cambridge.gov.uk/sites/default/files/historic-core-appraisal-2016-petty-cury.pdf

Photos of the street can be found:

https://www.cambridge-news.co.uk/news/history/archive-pictures-petty-cury-cambridge-14065676

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