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15 – 16 Sussex Street, Bushel and Strike

History of 15 - 16 Sussex Street


(15) George Munnings, 30, fishmonger, b Essex

(16) John Atkin, 37, innkeeper, b Cambridge

1869 – 1888

In 2022 CM emailed:

One of my ancestors ran a pub in Cambridge called the Bushel and Strike. His name was Elijah Tarrant and he ran the pub from 1869 to 1888. Apparently it was at 16 Sussex Street but was demolished.

15 – 16 Sussex side, 1936, before demolition (MoC523/55)


Greenlees & Sons, bootmakers


Trotter & Deane, tailors


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