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The Gyp Varsity cartoon by H A Moden

21 Cambridge Place

History of 21 Cambridge Place


Daniel Murcutt, 26, gyp

Sophia, 26,

Harriet, 3,

Elizabeth, 1,


Sarah Bowtell, 30, char woman, b Herts

Susan, 6, b Cambs

Mary Ann, 1, b Cambridge

Peter Chappell, lodger, 53, carrier, b Herts




John Farrington, 25, labourer, b Cambridge

Sarah, 20, b Cambridge

Elizabeth Brignall, boarder, 18, laundress,  b Cambridge


Rebecca Laws, 69, widow, Mission Hall Keeper

Frederick Hounsham, boarder, 17, labourer in iron foundry, b Cambridge

John Hounsham,  boarder, 16, errand boy in iron foundry,


Rebecca Laws, widow, 80. caretaker of Mission Hall, b Littleport

Mary J Tindall, boarder, 41, housekeeper, b London


Mary Jane Tindall, 51, caretaker at Mission Hall, b London

Elizabeth Kidman, boarder, 86, b Cambridge


Fanny Sarah Collins, 65, widow, caretaker Mission Room, b London

Caroline Daisy Silvester Collins, 26, tailoress, b London


Mrs Collins, caretaker of Mission Room


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