Francis Macdonald Cornford
Conduit Head, Madingley Road, Madingley Rise
History of Conduit Head
OS map 1898 Madingley Road
This was the location of the water supply that fed the conduit that ran into Cambridge.
Francis Macdonald Cornford, Fellow Trinity College
Professor Cornford lost a son in the Spanish Civil War. He became very involved in supporting the cause of the Basque children who came as refugees to Cambridge in 1938 and were housed at 1 Salisbury Villas, 29 Station Road.
Francis MacDonald Cornford, b 1874, professor retired
Frances Crofts Cornford née Darwin, b 1886 [poet]
Frances Crofts Cornford, Conduit Head
Marcella Nunes, b 1904, trained hospital nurse
Priscilla Bullen, b 1900, servant
Dulcis M Wright, b 1922, servant
1962: (Madingley Rise)
Department of Geodesy