History of 150 Gwydir Street

See History of Gwydir Street and Buildings in Gwydir Street.

Arthur Harding, town postman, lived in 150 Gwydir St in 1904 (see Spalding's Directory).

He was still there in 1913 (see Spalding's Directory).

From Capturing Cambridge:


Henry Mason, head, 34, joiner, b Reach
Marion, wife, 33, b Wells
Sarah, mother, widow, 64, b Reach

Rachel Lyon, head, widow, 46, b Suffolk
William C, son, widower, 29, tailor, b Suffolk
Alfred A, son, 25, iron moulder, b Suffolk
Arthur G, son, 21, bicycle maker, b Cambridge
Clara B, granddaughter, 6, scholar, b Cambridge
Horace C, grandson, 3, b Cambridge

Clementine Levett, 57, b Cambridge
Matilda, sister, 69, b Cambridge, cripple from children

CIP 14.7.1905
: Arthur Harding of 150 Gwydir Street postman was a witness in a case against Thomas Wood, cab proprietor, of Norfolk Street, for reckless driving of a hackney carriage. Cabman was found guilty and fined 10s.

Arthur Harding, 44, postman, b Swaffham Bulbeck
Agnes, 47, b Cambridge
Claude Arthur Gilbey, 19, law clerk, b Cambridge
Conrad Reville, 17, law clerk, b Cambridge
Winifred Agnes, 14, dressmaker apprentice, b Cambridge
Gladys Effie, 5, b Cambridge

Arthur Harding, town postman

CIP 10.11.1916
: Temporary exemptions: A letter was read from Mr G S Todd Clerk to the Borough Justice applying on behalf of one of his clerks Claude Arthur Gilby Harding (24) single assistant clerk 150 Gwydir Street who, it was stated, was now discharging the duties of assistant clerk to the Borough Justices owing to the illness of Mr George Powter chief Assistant clerk. ….. exemption given until 11th January but they thought it would be wise for someone else to be trained in the meantime to take the place…

William G J Hall, b 1914, wholesale grocery warehouseman
Norah F, b 1914

William J G Hall

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