Streetwise: Cobden Street

Cobden Street

Cobden Street and Bright Street were named respectively after Richard Cobden (1804–1865), the famous advocate of Free Trade, and his renowned co-adjutor, John Bright (1811–1889), who gained renown in many Parliamentary conflicts.

Source: ‘Glimpses of Old and New Dundee’ – A.H. Millar, January 1925