Swaffham Prior, Cambridgeshire
Photos, Maps, Books and Memories

Historic maps of Swaffham Prior and the local area, hand-drawn by Ordnance Survey cartographers and Samuel Lewis.

Elephants In Waterbeach

I am assured that my memory is not playing tricks on me when I recall elephants living in the large garden close to Dr Pritchard's old surgery. The nuns at the convent ...Read full memory

Playing In The Corn Fields

I lived in the cottage next to the Chapel, and played with Wendy, we used to cycle to Upware and Wicken fen. At one point we would sit on the haystacks after the ...Read full memory