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Burwell High Street c.1900

High Street, Burwell

History of High Street Burwell

View north along High Street. Pump is no longer there and the road level is higher. White house on the right is gone in 2021. The photographer F W Gillson lived on the High Street in the first two decades of the 20th century.


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