I’ve only ever seen the Terrace in question, spelled on maps as ‘Redhead’; though, the Censuses sometimes use both Redhead and Readhead - the 1911 Census changes the spelling from one page to the next! Lilian, if you remember a nameplate on the wall of the street, with the name ‘Redhead’, then that would the official spelling.
Lilian, the property Priscilla McIntosh lived in was, as you say, a big unit on its own. This was because it was all that was left of Quality Row – the other buildings having been demolished.
The following maps show how Quality Row was separate from Redhead Terrace, and how it changed over the years to finally become a single property - Bede House:
Lilian, I always like to keep faithful to our area’s true history, so it’s always nice when someone with your depth of knowledge takes the time to help correct possible errors – thank you for that.
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