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41 High Street, Cottenham

41 High Street Cottenham

History of 41 High Street

Listed building:

Cottage, probably of late C17 or C18 origin but much restored c.1980.

[The locations of properties become more difficult to locate even relative to each other as one works back through the censuses. The assumption has been made that families are likely to be at the same location in consecutive censuses but this cannot be verified.]


1841: approx.

John Savidge, 41, poulterer


William Chapman, 58, carpenter, b Cottenham

1861: Piggotts Yard

John Bishop, 49, ag.lab


William Chapman, 69, carpenter


1871: approx.

Louisa Milton, 51, ag.lab. widow, b Landbeach

1881: Piggotts Close

John Bishop, 69, labourer


Alfred Sutton, 25, ag.lab., b Cottenham


1891: approx location

James Emerson, 25, ag.lab., b Cottenham


John Bishop, 80, highway labourer, b Cottenham


Ezra Todd, 37, grocer manager, b Cottenham


James Todd, 68, farm bailiff, b Cottenham


James Levey, b 1893, radio packer


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