Childerley  Cambridgeshire


In 1870-72, John Marius Wilson's Imperial Gazetteer of England and Wales described Childerley like this:

CHILDERLEY, a parish in Chesterton district, Cambridge; 3¼ miles NE of Caxton, and 4½ WSW of Oakington r. station. Post town, Dry Drayton, under Cambridge. Acres, 1, 052. Real property, £1, 170. Pop., 50. Houses, 10. The parish is a meet for the Cambridge hounds. The living is a rectory in the diocese of Ely. Value, £20. Patron, N. Calvert, Esq. The church is in ruins.

Childerley through time

Childerley is now part of South Cambridgeshire district. Click here for graphs and data of how South Cambridgeshire has changed over two centuries. For statistics about Childerley itself, go to Units and Statistics.

How to reference this page:

GB Historical GIS / University of Portsmouth, History of Childerley in South Cambridgeshire | Map and description, A Vision of Britain through Time.


Date accessed: 23rd June 2024

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