Capturing Cambridge
  • search
  • Facebook
  • Twitter

58 (34) Norfolk Street

History of 58 Norfolk Street

1861 (34)

George Burgess, 50, laundress, b Essex

Sarah, 52, b Cambridge

Christopher, 15, b Cambridge

John A Asplen, 2, b Little Downham

Elizabeth Muncey, 24, servant, b Impington

1871 (34)

George Burgess, 65, gardener, b Essex

Sarah, 62, laundress, b Cambridge

Christopher, 25, cabinet maker, b Cambridge

John Aspland, 12, b Little Downham

George Aspland, 10, b Little Downham

Mary Ann Brigland, 18, servant, b Cambridge

1881 (34)

Sarah Burgess, widow, 76, laundress, b Cambridge

Anne Farington, servant, 16, b Cambridge

1891 (58)

Elizabeth Ripley, 45, dressmaker


Elizabeth M Ripley, 50, living on private means, Cambridge


Miss E Mary Ripley, dressmaker


Walter F Barton, b 1886, public works labourer

Lily, b 1886, college bed maker

Sidney A, b 1922, botany laboratory assistant


Do you have any information about the people or places in this article? If so, then please let us know using the Contact page or by emailing

Dear Visitor,


Thank you for exploring historical Cambridgeshire! We hope you enjoy your visit.


Did you know that we are a small, independent Museum and that we rely on donations from people like you to survive?


If you love Capturing Cambridge, and you are able to, we’d appreciate your support today.


Every donation makes a world of difference.


Thank you,

The Museum of Cambridge