1906 Private Residents and Commercial

Taken from Kelly's Directory of Hertfordshire 1906

Private Residents

Walter Henry GauntLetchworth House
Hugh Davenport Ledward MBElmwood Cottage, Norton Way
Norman Macfadyen MBBaldock Road
Noall StephensonBaldock Road
Rev Richard Arthur Walls BARectory


C Banning (Mrs)Temperance hotelStation Road,
Garden City
Barclay & Co LimitedBankers (sub-branch from Hitchin)
open weds & sats 10am – 12  [1]
Station Road
Beckley & TurpieBuilders & contractors
Robert Bennett ARIBAArchitectThe Croft
Wilson BidwellArchitectThe Croft
William & James BrownNurserymen
Thomas ColeDairymanMeadow Way
Thomas CrouchBuilder, carpenter, coal delivery & undertakerRailway Station
Henry CullipShopkeeper & post office [2]Station Road
First Garden City Limited(Walter Henry Gaunt, agent)Estate Offices
Garden City Press LimitedPrinters & publishersGarden City
Robert GarrodFishmongerStation Road
Herbert HaileyFarmer
The Heatly-Gresham Engineering Co LimitedMotor car manufacturers & engineersGresham Iron Works
T Clarence HowardHouse agentStation Road
Howard HurstBuilderGarden City
Amos IbbotsonShopkeeperBaldock Corner
George JacksonRefreshment roomsStation Road West
Hugh Davenport Ledward MB,
BC Camb, MRCS Eng, LRCP Lond
SurgeonElmwood Cottage,
Norton Way
Letchworth Hall Hotel(Misses J & A Rutter, proprietresses)
Letchworth School(Noall Stephenson MA, principal)Baldock Road
London City & Midland Bank Ltd(sub-branch) open Fri 2 to 4 pm  [3]Station Road
Norman Macfadyen MB Lond,
SurgeonBaldock Road
Andrew MortonDairymanHall Farm
JT Openshaw & CoBuilders & contractors
Parkinson  &  W & B Cowan LtdGas engineersPixmore Road
Cyril A Pease BASchoolmaster  [4]
Picton & HopeBuilders & contractors
J Alfred PrattBuilding material merchantHead office,
Woodford Road,
George William SousterBuilder
Richard E ThackerStation master & goods agentGreat Northern
Railway Station
Vickers & FieldAsphalters
John WestonLead merchantLetchworth Sidings


[1]draw on head office, 54 Lombard Street, London EC.
[2]Post, MO & TO, TMO, SB & A & I & Telephone Call Office, Station Road.  Henry Cullip, sub-postmaster.  Letters arrive from Hitchin at 7.20 am & 4.05 pm & are despatched at 9.05 am & 6.50 pm on week days only.
Pillar Letter Box, at Baldock Corner, cleared at 9.20 am & 7.05 pm on week days only.
[3]draw on head office, 5 Threadneedle Street, London EC.
[4]Public Elementary Garden City School (mixed), for 108 children; average attendance, 97;
Cyril A Pease, head master.
see also


1906 Letchworth
Taken from Kelly’s Directory of Hertfordshire 1906
This page was added on 27/06/2012.

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