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19-20 Portugal Place

19 – 20 Portugal Place

History of 19 - 20 Portugal Place



Towns Gatliffe, 72, retired postmaster, b Lincs

Charlotte, 68, b Hemingford Abbots


Henry Charles, 58, college servant, b Cambridge

Elizabeth, 57, formerly college servant, b Over

Alice, 23, b Cambridge

Walter F R Weldon, boarder, 21, university student, b London

In 1891 the Charles family were living at 29 Portugal Place. Their son was living at 3 Bridge Street. Henry Charles was a groom at St John’s College. This was a post held by his father. Both their wives were ‘bedders’ at the college. In 1871 Henry Charles lived at 4 Drummer Street.



(19) Walter Andrews, painter

(20) vacant


1962: (19/20)

Francis Crick

Francis Harry Compton Crick, 1962 Nobel prize for medicine with Maurice Wilkins and James Watson


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