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Lingers Butchers

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There has been a butchers shop at 1 St. Cuthbert’s Street, Bedford since at least 1884 with the Bedford directory for 1884 listing Joseph Whiteman & Son, butchers. In the directory of 1917 the name given is Joseph Linger, butcher and shop has retained that name ever since.


  • The Newspaper Cuttings Collection, Local Studies Library, Bedford Central Library

Lingers Butchers by Bedfordshire Libraries, 2014

Page last updated: 3rd January 2018