Tag Archives: Wicken

Surname Saturday – The Flower family

Surname Saturday – This week it’s the turn of the FLOWER family of Cambridgeshire – an unusual surname, that took on a harrowing battle at home. Continue reading

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William Bailey ‘Died by the visitation of God’

William Bailey died whilst cutting oats in a field in Wicken in 1861. The inquest’s verdict was ‘died by visitation of God’. Continue reading

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Mother’s Day

Mother’s Day – a celebration of motherhood. Continue reading

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Book: ‘Soham & Wicken Through Time’

Book Review: “Soham & Wicken Through Time” by Michael Rouse and Anthony Day (ISBN:978-1-84868-667-0), published by Amberley Publishing Plc. Continue reading

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Wicken Methodist Church

Wicken Methodist Church has some names engraved on its foundation stones. Who was ‘H Bishop’? Continue reading

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