Capturing Cambridge
  • search
  • Facebook
  • Twitter
https://commons.wikimedia.org

41 Blinco Grove (3 Ashover Terrace)

History of 41 Blinco Grove

1900: reported in Cambridge Independent Press that Private O Lowe was slightly wounded at Rensburg. This was a battle of the Second Boer War which took place on February 13th 1900. the month befroe he was reported wounded at  Colesberg.

1901:

Martha Webb, laundress,

Frederick Metcalfe, 57, commercial traveller, born Cambridge

Alice M Metcalfe, 50, dressmaker own account, born York

1911:

Martha Webb, 67, widow, laundress at home, born Cherry Hinton

Lily Jane Stubbings, niece, 27, single, laundry help, born Cherry Hinton

…………………………………………………………….

George Henry Jarvis, 562 M.T. Coy, Army Service Corps (Mech). Jarvis, a painter and decorator,  had applied in July 1918 for exemption from military service on the grounds of domestic hardship but was refused.

Contribute

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 [email protected].