Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Photos, Maps, Books and Memories

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

Circus 1957

I was born at gaffers buildings grapes hill as a young boy 3-4 yrs old im sure I watched the circus coming up grapes hill my aunt whos 10yrs older disagrees and says they came up princewales rd after coming off train at Thorpe station nigel john larter

Summer Days Beside The Cam

From 1947 to 1956 we lived at Hardwick and drove into Cambridge once a month I enjoyed it on hot summer Saturdays, when we would have a picnic on the backs overlooking Kings College. I remember seeing the sad sight of disabled soliders wheeling their three wheeler bikes by hand.There was about twenty of them from a ...Read full memory

A memory of Cambridge by Martin Newell

Working As A Medical Secretary

I worked here at Addenbrooke's Hospital (old site) from 1966 - 1969, before moving on to the new site. Best years of my life living and working in Cambridge during this period. Anyone else here at that time?