Cassey’s Huntingdonshire 1862

Whilst the most important part of Cassey’s Trade Directory of Huntingdonshire describes the Towns and Parishes [please see listing of places below] in 1862, there are other sections containing historical information; History of England – The Ancient Britons – The … Continue reading

Beyond Yesterday – A History of Fenstanton

Beyond Yesterday – A History of Fenstanton, Millennium Edition by Jack Dady. This is the history of Fenstanton, a small village in Huntingdonshire, later to be amalgamated with Cambridgeshire in 1973. Fenstanton was the birthplace of John Howland who was … Continue reading

Kelly’s Directory of Huntingdonshire 1914

          Kelly’s 1914 trade directory covering local history, private residents, trades and professions in Huntingdonshire towns and villages plus advertisements. 241 pages in searchable PDF Shows a sleepy county oblivious to the impending outbreak of World … Continue reading

Harrod’s Directory of Huntingdonshire 1877

Pages: 125 plus advertisements. Price: £4.50 GBP Format: Searcheable PDF The places include;Abbotsley, Abbots Ripton, Alconbury, Alconbury Weston, Alwalton, Barham, Bluntisham, Brampton, Brington, Broughton, Buckden, Buckworth, Bury, Bythorn, Caldecote, Catworth (Great), Catworth (Little), Chesterton, Calne, Connington, Coppingford-cum-Upton, Covington, Denton, Diddington, … Continue reading