Addresses

1. England

118, Belgrave Road, London, SW1. 1934 address of Ralph and Winifred Bates.

 23, Crescent Grove, London, SW. 1932 address of Ralph and Winifred Bates.

 2, Cromwell Street, Swindon. Address of Ralph’s grandfather, Alfred William Bates, in  1910.  Ralph’s  father was living at this address in 1898.

 38, Dixon Street, Swindon. 1938 home of Ralph’s brother, Roy Stephens Bates.

 15, Dowling Street, Swindon. Address of Bates family when Ralph’s father, Henry Roy  Bates died in  1925. Also address given by Ralph Bates when he applied for a passport  in 1926.

 15, Durham Road, East Finchley, London, N2. 1932 address of Ralph and Winifred  Bates.

 34, Farnsby Street, Swindon. 1911 address of Ralph Bates.

 36, Farringdon Street, Swindon. Address of Ralph’s mother, Mabel Stephens Rosby,  just prior to her marriage to Ralph’s father in 1898.

 66, Graham Street, Swindon. 1928 address of Ralph Bates when he married Winifred  Spink.

 16, Handel Mansions, Handel Street, London, WC1. 1934 address of Ralph and  Winifred Bates & Rosaleen Stella Smyth.

 29, Harcourt Street, London, W1. 1930 address of Ralph and Winifred Bates.

 44, Langton Street, Bedminster, Somerset. Mary Roy, then aged 13 years, was  visiting this address at time of 1851 census. Also at the address were: Jeremiah Roy  (a beer agent), his wife Ellen Roy, and Hannah Maria Roy, aged 11 years, who was  also visiting the address.

 1, Morse Street, Swindon. Address of Ralph Bates in 1901.

 15a, Morse Street, Swindon. Birthplace of Ralph Bates. 1.11.1899.

 54, Morse Street, Swindon. Address of Ralph Bates in 1901.

 38, Quarry Road, Swindon. When Ronald Bates returned from Spain in 1938 he went  to this address.  Ralph’s mother, Mabel Stephens Bates, was still living at the address  in 1952.

 7, Regent Circus, Swindon. Work address of Ralph William Rosby, brother of Mabel  Stephens Bates, nee Rosby, in 1930’s when he was a fine art dealer & picture framer.

 “Sabadell”, Beaulieu Close, Colindale, Middlesex. 1932 address of Ralph and  Winifred Bates.

 10, Somerset Place, Bedminster, Somerset. Home to Betsey Roy (a, “widow”,  described as a  “grocer”) at time of 1851 census. Also resident at the address were:  Elizabeth Roy,  (daughter), James John Roy (son, aged 5 years), Catherine Clementine  Roy (daughter), and William Small Roy (described as a “visitor”). 

 50, Shelley Street, Swindon. Address of Ralph’s mother, Mabel Stephens Bates, when  latter died in 1955.

 102, Victoria Road, Swindon. 1901 address Ralph William Rosby, brother of Mabel  Stephens Bates, nee Rosby. Then described as a “picture framer”.

 29, York Street, London, W1. 1930 address of Ralph and Winifred Bates.

2. Holland

 Damrak 35, Amsterdam. In 1926 the Security Service believed that Ralph Bates was  staying at this address with Ralph Fox. This was unlikely.

3.  Mexico 

 Luis Moya Street, Mexico City. Ralph & Eve Bates lived in this street c. 1939 – 40.

4. Spain

 There are no details of Ralph Bates’s address in Spain, beyond the fact that he  variously mentions living in Barcelona, Sabadell and Tossa de Mar, the latter possibly  being during the period 1934 – 36.  In a letter, dated 1st August, 1936, Ralph  gives his address as c/o Hotel Saurat, Espot, Lleida.

5. USA

37, Washington Square West, Manhattan, New York 10011. New York address of Ralph & Eve Bates.
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 



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