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Cuckold’s Row, Burwell

History of Cuckold's Row, Burwell

For information about the Burwell Barn fire of 1727 see:

Puppet Show: A Georgian Era Tragedy in 1727

A contemporary account of the incident exists:

A Narrative of the Sudden and Surprizing Fire which happen’d at the Puppet-Show at Burwell in Cambridgeshire on┬áthe 8th of September 1828 with Moral Reflexions.

Enid Porter wrote about the fire in Cambridgeshire Customs and Folklore p205f.






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