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Albert Maile’s Garage Earith

Albert Maile’s Garage Earith in the 1930’s:

Albert Maile's Garage Earith now the River View pub.
Albert Maile’s Garage Earith now the River View pub.

Albert Maile, nicknamed ‘Tutsy’ lived at the house now known as the ‘River View’ pub.

Albert Maile's Garage Earith with a Grantchester car.
Albert Maile with a Grantchester car.

He’s standing by an old Grantchester car.

John (Jack) Wales

January 2012

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