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OXFORD AND CAMBRIDGE CLUB, PALL MALL. Built 1838 (Sidney Smirke, A.R.A., architect). Entrance money, 20 guineas; annual subscription, 10 guineas. Number of members 1000.

Peter Cunningham, Hand-Book of London, 1850

The OXFORD AND CAMBRIDGE, 76 Pall Mall, is limited to 1170 members,-that is, 585 from each of the sister universities. Entrance fee, 31l. 10s.; annual subscription, 6l. 6s. The building was· erected from the designs of Sydney Smirke, in 1838.

Cruchley's London in 1865 : A Handbook for Strangers, 1865

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Oxford and Cambridge Club, 76, Pall Mall, S.W. — For the association of gentlemen educated at these universities. Qualification for membership: A degree;  passage of examinations required for a degree ; or two years’ residence. Entrance fee £31 10s.;  subscription, £7 7s.   

Charles Dickens (Jr.), Dickens's Dictionary of London, 1879