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27 Russell Street

History of 27 Russell Street


John W Pick, 44, postman, b Lincs



Laura Pick, 54, widow, b Bucks

Eleanor Schiller-Szinissy, 44, governess and typewriter, b Cambridge


Mrs Pick

Miss Schiller-Szinessy, teacher of German

Mr A George recollected to Jessica Finch in 2001 (‘Bull’s Milk is Best’) life in Russell Street. His grandfather moved to no. 27 in 1923. Young Mr George would use a little cart to collect spent hops for the pigs that his grandfather and father kept. The hops came from the brewery of Bailey and Tebbutt on the site of the modern Russell Court.


Mrs F George


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