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More Plaques

St. Neots Local History Society



Our first plaque was erected in 2006 at the Shrubbery in Church Street, and was to George Bower, an industrialist who had a large works in St Neots in the 19th Century.

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last updated 3 March 2021

Our latest plaque, unveiled on 29th May 2018 in the High Street, commemorates the Brittain family business that has been in existence since 1904 and is the longest running family business in the town.

Brittains plaque
bower plaque 2

On Wednesday 16th November 2016 a plaque was unveiled at St Neots Fire Station in honour of 3 men who collectively have fought as firefighters in Cambridgeshire for over 100 years – Tony Housden, Michael Housden and Mervyn Housden.

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