• Ceredigion

    PARIS HOUSE, No. 30 HIGH STREET (Cardigan Sports)

    by  • August 24, 2013 • Cardigan, Ceredigion, Modern, Period, Post-Medieval, Shop, Site Type • 0 Comments

    History: In 1760 Abel Griffiths may have owned the previous building on this site. In 1800-61 Caleb Lewis, bookseller, lived and traded here. On 6th October 1800 Caleb Lewis became a burgess of Cardigan. In June 1805 he was claiming the ability to cure “…cancer and scrofulous complaints…” On 10th May 1806 Caleb Lewis...

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    CORNER HOUSE, No. 22 HIGH STREET (John Francis’)

    by  • August 23, 2013 • Cardigan, Ceredigion, Modern, Period, Post-Medieval, Shop, Site Type • 0 Comments

    History: This was probably the building recorded as “Corner House” in a deed of 2nd August 1734. It is marked on John Wood’s 1834 map of Cardigan. In 1839-92 David Jones, saddler, lived and traded here. In 1840 Miriam Jones was born here. In 1841 this property and the adjacent ‘Saddler’s Arms’ was the...

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