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Damasbridge, September 2020. Photo by Mary Naylor.

68 (34 & 36) (17 & 18 & 19) Mill Road

History of 68 Mill Road

Census Info and Timeline

1861: (17 – 19)
(17) William Branon [sic], 43, printer, b London
(18) Benjamin Rivers, 39, G E R guard, b Suffolk
(19) Henry Pilgrim, 37, blacksmith, b Norfolk


1871: (17 – 19)
(17) William Brannan, 53, printer compositor, b London
(18) Henry Pilgrim, 49, blacksmith, b Norfolk
(19) Sarah Pilgrim, wife, 46, b Bottisham


1881: (17 – 19)
(17) William Hawkes Brannan, 63, printer reader, b Middlesex
(18) Henry Pilgrim, 58, blacksmith to builder, b Norfolk
(19) Benjamin Reeve, master carpenter and joiner, b Norfolk


1891: (34 & 36)
32, 34 and 36 were all occupied by the same family
Ethel Warnes, 14, daughter, scholar, b Cambs


1901: (68)
Frank Bates, 34, grocer’s manager, b Bucks


1913
Meadowsweet Dairy Co.
Goodwin Foster Brown Ltd, proprietors
Frank Bates, manager


1962
Meadowsweet Dairy, grocers
Alfred Wilkinson


2014
Cafe de Paris

Meadowsweet Dairy

Courtesy of the Wilkinson family

Courtesy of the Wilkinson family

Courtesy of the Wilkinson family

Alfred Wilkinson was manager of the Meadowsweet Dairy from 1919 to 1972. He was also secretary of the Gladstone Liberal Club from 1923 to 1939 (see the Sturton Town Hall building report).

Courtesy of the Wilkinson family

1995. Out to Lunch

Photo by Tessa MacDermott

1998. The Sandwich Gallery

Courtesy of Ann Horn and the Suzy Oakes Collection

Peppercorns

Courtesy of Ann Horn and the Suzy Oakes Collection

2014: Café de Paris

68 Mill Road (2014 David Betts)

2019: Café Remy

Remy’s, June 2019. Photo by Pam Wesson.

2020: Damasbridge

Damasbridge, summer 2020. Photo by Pam Wesson.

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