Category Archives: Cambridgeshire

CAMBS Cambridge History of the county and its intriguing connections to England and British History in particular

Historic County Borders UK

The 92 historic counties of the United Kingdom form a unique framework for exploring all historical events including our own family history.


The County Borders Project, has done a brilliant job, digitizing the historic county border data and made it freely available to download and use.
It will be useful in all manner of areas, from being able to catalogue historical artefacts and events, to building out a historical study of any given county.
To download the database and border data, click on the link

To find more useful data to help explore your family history and discover how you can create your own unique archive of data go to Intriguing Family History.
See how we can help you take your hobby in a new direction….

Trinity College Cambridge Alumni Masters and Fellows of distinction

Trinity College Cambridge Alumni Masters and Fellows of distinction

Philopshers Poets, Prime Ministers, Scientific Pioneers, Politicians and Social reformers with 32 Nobel prize winners quite an impressive list through history, did any of your family attend Trinity Cambridge or Oxford…

Issac Newton at Trinity College Cambridge

Issac Newton at Trinity College Cambridge

Isaac Newton and Christopher Wren intriguing connections and Trinity College Cambridge

Cap Badge Infantry Glider Troops 1942 – 45

Cap Badge Infantry Glider Troops 1942 – 45

The cap badge of the Infantry Glider Troops is a reminder of a group of brave men who silently flew over enemy lines in World War II.