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Pitt Building University Press

History of the Pitt Building

General Information of the Cambridge University Press and the Pitt Building can be found on Wikipedia.

There were buildings on the site that preceded the erection of the Pitt Building. These spread between Mill Lane and Silver Street.

1846: 6 Dec. Josiah Chater reports in his diary a fire here caused by boards placed on top of a chimney to prevent it smoking.


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