Cromer, Norfolk

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  • Lat: 52.9333 Long: 1.3
  • OS sheet ref.: TG2141

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Cromer, Norfolk

BT Norfolk

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Cromer, Norfolk

  • UF Shipden

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Cromer, Norfolk

157 Authority record results for Cromer, Norfolk

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Benjamin Bond Cabbell; 1781-1875; barrister, politician, Sheriff of Norfolk; Cromer, Norfolk

  • GB/153/NM/7273
  • Person
  • 1781-1875

Born in 1781. He was a barrister and was MP for St Albans, 1846, and for Boston, 1847-1857. Purchased the Cromer Hall Estate from Lady Listowel (daughter of Admiral Windham) in 1852 and was High Sheriff for Norfolk in 1854. A prominent freemason, he was Grand Master of Norfolk Province between 1854 and 1874. He was a noted patron of the arts and philanthropist, and was responsible for building the first lifeboat station in Cromer as well as making many other local and national benefactions. Died in 1875 aged 93.

Charles James Parker; ? 1890s-? 1925; butcher; Cromer, Norfolk

  • GB/153/NM/965
  • Corporate body
  • ? 1890s-? 1925

The following few details are gathered from trade directories. C.J. Parker of 6 Bond Street, Cromer appears to have established his business at some point between 1892 and 1896. He stayed at this address throughout his career, although, by 1912, he had expanded to include an outlet in Church Street. By 1922, Parker had retired but the business carried on under the title of Parker and Sons at the Bond Street address. Its' future was short-lived thereafter, however; no advert for this business was carried by the 1925 directory, nor do the Parkers appear in the trade section for the county as a whole.

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