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78 Regent Street

History of 78 Regent Street

Listed Building

Originally a pair but now combined into one shop with a uniform late Cl8 shopfront. Early C19. Grey gault brick. 3 storeys, 2 windows. Slate roof. The shopfront has a central panelled double door with Doric half-column surround and entablature over. Small-paned shop windows on either side.

1911:

William Walter Ryder, 30, hairdresser, b Cambridge

Rosetta, 31, b Swaffham Bulbeck

Gladys Rosetta, 6, b Cambridge

Sidney Walter, 4 mos, b Cambridge

Ernest James Wenn, 18, hairdresser’s assistant, b Teversham

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1913:

W W Ryder, hairdresser and tobacconist

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1964:

(78 – 80) John Beazor, antiques

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