Capturing Cambridge
  • search
  • Facebook
  • Twitter

17 St John’s Street

History of 17 St John's Street


William Henry Nichols, 51, college servant, b Hants

Sarah Elizabeth, 49, b Bradford

Gwladys, 20, governess, b Ely

Geoffrey, 14, b Cambridge


Mrs Nichols, lodging house keeper


Mrs P Lawrence, hairdresser

Miss V A Siggers


17 St John’s Street, 1964



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