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The history of Clophill, Bedfordshire, UK
Including historical descriptions, maps and statistical analysis.

Further information

By cross-linking occupier information in the 1911 Census with occupier information in the 1910 Finance Act survey it is possible to identify some of the present addresses of buildings and hence identify who lived there.

It is not possibly to do it for all census entries for a number of reasons. The buildings may have been demolished, the numbers written on the map by the valuer may be illegible or the map may be missing. See How its done for more information.


Information for - 33 High Street

1911 Census entry for house

AddressKind of Building
High StreetButcher's shop

1911 Census entry for occupants

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First Names Surname Relation Condition Sex Age Birth year Occupation Where born
Charles PALMER Head Married 32 years M 56 1855 Butcher St Beds Shillingdon
Mary PALMER Wife Married F 50 1861 Assisting In The Business Beds Shefford
Frederick PALMER Son Single M 29 1882 Butcher's Assistant Beds Clophill
Dora PALMER Daughter Single F 21 1890 Beds Clophill

1910 Finance Act

Occupier Owner Description Situation
Palmer, Charles Palmer, Charles. High St, Clophill Ho Shop & Pre High Street

1925 Valuation Act

Occupier Owner Description Situation Detail Valuer's Comments
Palmer C. Palmer C. H Shop & P Woodview, High Street B & S Detached.
Down P L K S (WB & CI). Up 4B. 2 Attics disused. WB & CI E.C. Butcher's shop, little used. I bay down. Cellar disused.
Well built. Awful situation. Bad position.

Listed Building

Not listed

Additional Information

The data in the 1910 Finance Act does not match up with the data in the 1911 Census.