City Temperance Hotel

Broad Bridge Street


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1871 census - City Hotel, 1 Broad Street, Peterborough **


Jeffrey Palmer Head Married 39 (1832) Innkeeper born Kempston, Bedfordshire

Annie Palmer Wife Married 37 (1834) born Bletsoe, Beds

William Edward King Palmer Son 4 (1867) born Littleport, Cambs

Herbert Jeffrey Palmer Son 2 (1869) born Peterborough

Margaret Nevell Servant unmarried 17 (1854) born Castor, N'ptonshire

Francis Darkes Servant 14 (1857) Errand Boy born Peterborough

1874 Peterborough Directory

City Hotel, 1 Broad Street, Peterborough - William Palmer

1901 census - 3 Bridge Street, Peterborough **


James Thurlow Meehan Head Married 48 (1853) Leather Merchant born Buckingham, Bucks

Hannah Meehan Wife Married 47 (1854) Temperance Hotel Keeper born Buckingham, Bucks

John Wm Thurlow Meehan Son single 19 (1882) Assistant Leather Merchants born Peterborough

Joseph Rodgers Boarder single 35 (1866) Commercial Traveller born Tyrone, Ireland

Henry Billson Boarder married 57 (1844) Living on Own Means born Lincoln, Lincs

Emma Billson Boarder married 47 (1854) Living on Own Means born Buckingham, Bucks

Eveline Oliver Servant single 22 (1879) Waitress Hotel born Lower Hayford, N'ptonshire

Alice Mary Hodson Servant single 18 (1883) Cook Hotel born Sawtry, Hunts

Edith Hodson Servant single 14 (1887) Housemaid Hotel born Sawtry, Hunts

George Fredrick Bacon Servant single 16 (1885) Boots Hotel born Peterborough

1906 - Kelly's Directory

Palmer Frank Herbert, 4 Broad Bridge Street, Peterborough

1910 - Kelly's Directory

Palmer Frank Herbert, 4 Broad Bridge Street, Peterborough

1911 census - City Temperance Hotel, Peterborough (24 rooms) **

(Corner of Broad Bridge Street & Bishop's Road)


Margaret A Meehan Head Single 25 (1886) Hotel Proprietress Employer born Nottingham

Alex Shrijvers Visitor singel 29 (1882) Commercial Traveller born Holland

John Gaver Visitor single 23 (1888) Chemist born Oundle

May Swilkins Servant single 26 (1885) Cook born Peterborough

Margaret Smith Servant single 23 (1888) Waitress born Hasketon, Suffolk

Jennie Wilkinson Servant single 26 (1885) Chamber Maid born Wainfleet Bank

Ethel Hancock Servant single 17 (1894) born Walton, P'Borough

Sidney Huson Servant single 22 (1889) Boots born Rippingale, Bourne

Laurence Melton Marsden Visitor married 57 (1854) Commercial Traveller born Sheffield

CITY TEMPERANCE HOTEL (Corner of Bishops Road) c19 CITY TEMPERANCE HOTEL Broad Bridge St Aberdeen Jou

1936 19 November - Aberdeen Journal

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