Capturing Cambridge
  • search
  • Facebook
  • Twitter
Richmond Terrace. Nursing Hostel with CEGB power station in background

Richmond Terrace (west side)

History of Richmond Terrace


Along the west side of Richmond Terrace were, from north to south:

The George Hotel

Strange’s Boat House

George Start, The Cottage

The Cambridge Electricity Supply Company

The Nursing Hostel

The Nursing Hostel

Cam Foundry and Iron Works



George and Dragon

S J Tyrell’s Boatyard

C W Haden,  The Cottage

Magdalene College Hostel (Neville House)

(28) W R Parr, cabinet maker

(28) R A Henderson, upholsterer


Do you have any information about the people or places in this article? If so, then please let us know using the Contact page or by emailing