Acknowledgements and sources

We would like to thank all the neighbours who have shared with us their bundles of land documents and their own research or who have shown us their houses and gardens.

As well as those neighbourhood sources, we have used:

  • The Cambridgeshire Collection, Cambridge Central Library
  • Cambridgeshire Archives
  • The Leys School archive
  • The Map Room at Cambridge University Library
  • The Museum of Cambridge
  • The National Archives

Online sources include:

  • British History Online
  • British Newspaper Archive
  • Capturing Cambridge
  • Mike Petty’s Internet Archive
  • Mills Archive
  • National Library of Scotland
  • United Kingdom censuses