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55 (39) Hills Road (Temperance Hotel)

History of 55 Hills Road




(39) Ward


(45? Hills Road)

John Smith, 29, grocer master employing 2 men, born Dorset

Ellen, 29, born Suffolk

Edwin Stone, 21, grocer’s assistant, born Notting Hill

Mary Denry, 16, servant, born Kent


(Temperance Hotel)

John H Fox, 34, upholsterer and proprietor of Temperance Hotel, born Norfolk

Sarah A, 27, born Cambridge

Charles E, 9, born Cambridge

Ernest J, 3, born Cambridge

Lucy A Chapman, 20, servant, born London

In 1891 the Fox family were at 14 Mawson Road


55 Hills Road is shown as ‘County Laboratory’ on 1886 OS map. This is very close to the 6 Claremont with the Public Analyst lived.




(shop and showrooms)


John Henry Fox, cabinet maker, upholsterer, bedding manufacturer and general furnisher


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