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Eckworth Villa, Cavendish Street

23 – 25 Cavendish Road (Eckworth Villa)

History of Eckworth Villa, Cavendish Road


(1) Jesse Darnell, 53, greengrocer, b Beds

(2) John Safby, 53, retired farmer, b Notts


(1) William Dunn, 31, painter, b Cambridge

(2) Henry Wheeler, 45, carpenter, b Steeple Morden

1901 (23-25)

(23) Ernest Ferguson, 34, tailor’s fitter, b Cambridge

(25) Mary Emma Higgs, 65, b London


(23) Eckworth Villa

John Henry Gee, police constable

Robert Henry Kidd, police constable no.82

(25) William Morley, waiter


(23) Edwin J Carter

(25) Harold Wallman


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