Cambridgeshire

Cambridgeshire was, for a long time, effectively two separate counties: Cambridgeshire itself and the Isle of Ely, which comprised the hundreds of Ely, Wisbech and North and South Witchford.

This map shows the county of Cambridgeshire with its hundreds c. 1845.

The parishes comprising each hundred are listed below. Click here for a detailed map of the parishes of Cambridgeshire, coloured according to hundreds.

Armingford

Abington Pigotts, Basingbourn, Croydon cum Clopton, East Hatley, Kneesworth, Litlington, Melbourn, Meldreth, Guilden Morden, Steeple Morden, Royston (shared with Hertfordshire), Shingay, Tadlow, Wendy, Whaddon.

Chesterton

Chesterton, Childerley, Cottenham, Dry Drayton, Histon, Westwick (part of Oakington parish, shared with Northstowe).

Cheveley

Ashley cum Silverley, Cheveley, Kirlting, Newmarket All Saints, Woodditton.

Chilford

Great Abington, Little Abington, Babraham, Bartlow, Castle Camps, Hildersham, Horseheath, Linton, Olmstead (part of Helions Bumpstead, Essex) Pampisford, Shudy Camps, West Wickham.

Ely

Downham, Ely St Mary, Ely Trinity, Hilgay (shared with Norfolk), Littleport.

Flendish

Cherry Hinton, Fen Ditton, Fulbourn, Horningsea, Teversham.

Longstowe

Bourn, Caldecote, Caxton, Croxton, Eltisley, Great Eversden, Little Eversden, Gamlingay, Little Gransden, Hardwick, Hatley St George, Kingston, Longstowe, Toft.

Northstowe

Girton, Impington, Landbeach, Lolworth, Longstanton All Saints, Longstanton St Michael, Madingley, Milton, Oakington (shared with Chesterton), Rampton, Waterbeach.

Papworth

Boxworth, Conington, Elsworth, Fen Drayton, Graveley, Knapwell, Over, Papworth Everard, Papworth St Agnes (shared with Huntingdon), Swavesey, Willingham.

Radfield

Balsham, Brinkley, Burrough Green, Carlton cum Willingham, Dullingham, Stetchworth, Westley Waterless, Weston Colville, West Wratting.

Staine

Bottisham, Stow cum Quy, Swaffham Bulbeck, Swaffham Prior, Great Wilbraham, Little Wilbraham.

Staploe

Burwell, Chippenham, Fordham, Isleham, Kennett, Landwade, Snailwell, Soham, Wicken.

Thriplow

Fowlmere, Foxton, Harston, Hauxton, Newton, Great Shelford, Little Shelford, Stapleford, Thriplow, Trumpington.

Wetherley

Arrington, Barrington, Barton, Comberton, Coton, Grantchester, Harlton, Haslingfield, Orwell, Shepreth, Wimpole.

Whittlesford

Duxford, Hinxton, Ickleton, Sawston, Whittlesford.

Wisbech

Elm, Leverington, Newton, Outwell (shared with Norfolk), Thorney, Tydd St Giles, Upwell (shared with Norfolk), Wisbech St Mary, Wisbech St Peter.

North Witchford

Chatteris, Doddington, Stanground (shared with Huntingdon), Whittlesey.

South Witchford

Coveney, Grunty Fen, Haddenham, Mepal, Stretham, Sutton, Welches Dam, Wentworth, Wilburton, Witcham, Witchford.

Parishes in the City of Cambridge

All Saints, Holy Trinity, St Andrew the Great, St Andrew the Less, St Benedict, St Botolph, St Clement, St Edward, St Giles, St Mary the Great, St Mary the Less, St Michael, St Peter, St Sepulchre.

 

© Alex Middleton 2011