Capturing Cambridge
  • search
  • Facebook
  • Twitter
58 - 59 Sidney Street (British Library)

57 – 60 Sidney Street, Joshua Taylor & Co

History of 57 - 60 Sidney Street


(60) Henry Taylor, 25, tailor clothier, b Cambridge

Mary Taylor, 23, b Chesterton

(59) George Shippey, ironmonger, b Cambridge

Ann, 34, b Bedford

George, 12, b Cambridge

Susanna, 8, b Cambridge

Alfred Vining, apprentice, 20, ironmonger, b Somerset

Adelaide Barker, 18, cook, b Cambs

Mary Ann Rose, 15, servant, b Cambs

(58) Thomas Hennesy, 52, innkeeper, b Hunts

Francis, 52, b Bedford

Fanny, 23, b Hunts

Emma, 21, b Hunts

Elizabeth, 19, b Hunts

Harriett Hopwood, 20, servant, b Essex

William Reynolds, 16, errand boy, b Essex

(57) Thomas Bond, 71, grocer, b Hardwick

Elizabeth, 60, b Royston

Anne Crow Bond, daughter, 35, b Cambridge

Alfred Bryan, 26, assistant grocer, b Leics

Benjamin Thomas, 24, assistant grocer, b Wales

Sarah Parsons, 26, servant, b Sawston


Joshua Taylor Sidney Street



Joshua Taylor, department store



Monsoon, fashion

Superdrug, chemists

David Clulow, opticians


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

Dear Visitor,


Thank you for exploring historical Cambridgeshire! We hope you enjoy your visit.


Did you know that we are a small, independent Museum and that we rely on donations from people like you to survive?


If you love Capturing Cambridge, and you are able to, we’d appreciate your support today.


Every donation makes a world of difference.


Thank you,

The Museum of Cambridge