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Mill Road History at Mill Road Winter Fair

Saturday, 7 December, 2019 , 11:00 am 3:30 pm

Join Mill Road History and special guests in the St Barnabas Centre (behind the church, near the food vans) for the Mill Road Winter Fair.

We have a programme of short talks between 12 and 3:30pm as well as:

– exhibition of old photographs and maps
– children’s activities, historical jigsaws
– refreshments
– books and postcards for sale

We will be bringing our collection of street directories and maps, why not try a little research on who lived in your house in the past?

Sharing the space will also be:.
– Friends of Mill Road Cemetery
– Headway
– The Museum of Cambridge

Talks Programme

12:00 Helen Weinstein: The Sturton Town Project
13:00 Joanna Hudson: George Brewster, chimney sweep climbing boy
13:30 Jo Costin: All about Barrage Balloons
14:00 Peter Clark: My father’s archive; life in Romsey 1940-1960
14:30 Mary Burgess: The story of Cherry Hinton from the Cambridgeshire Collection
15:00 Maggie Kalenak: Courtship in Victorian England

St Barnabas Centre

Old School Hall, St. Barnabas Church, Mill Road
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire CB1 2BD United Kingdom
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