History of Coote's Cottages
Probable location. The existence of Coote and Warren’s Coal Wharf later in the century at this location suggests that this is where the cottages were listed in the 1861 census. There were several unnumbered cottages at the time.
William Butler, head, GLR labourer, b Trumpington
Elizabeth, 41, b Trumpington
Ellen, 18, b Trumpington
Edward, 15, railway servant, b Cambridge
George, 13, b Cambridge
Sarah, 11, b Cambridge
Charles, 8, b Chesterton
Frederick, 5, b Cambridge
Emma, 3, b Cambridge
Alice, 11 mos, b Cambridge
William, 20. engine fitter, b Trumpington
Soon after this William and Family moved to the Crown in Hills Road where he became the licensee.