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78 Gwydir Street

History of 78 Gwydir Street


Walter William Giles, 26, compositor, b Cambridge

Ann, 54, b Barton

Sarah A, 24, dressmaker, b Cambridge



Walter Giles




William Butler [?Butter], 70, GER fitter pensioner, b Trumpington

Martha, 70, b Cambridge

Charles George, 39, grocer, b Cambridge

Alice, 32, mother’s help, b Cambridge



Harry Glover, G E R railway servant



Alfred Canham, b 1896, carpenter and joiner (ARP)

Lilian, b 1899





Alfred Canham


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