Local History Group


The Holywell-cum-Needingworth Local History Group was formed in 2012, and currently meets alternate months (February, April, June, August, October, December) on or about the second Monday at 7.30. Details of meetings are usually publicised in the Villager and Herald.

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We are a small group, and everyone is welcome. For further information contact Cherryl Frost, Sally Beaman, or Peter Cooper.

Topics addressed (most recent first)
Maps of Holywell with Needingworth
Devising our own Treasure Trail
Treasure Trail – Houghton and Wyton
The history of Bakers Dozen
The Dodson/Norman/Bedford families
The Baptists of Needingworth
Needingworth Fire Walks
The Sandifer family
A Walk along Church Street
Huntingdonshire Archives - behind the scenes tour
More from the Vestry Book
Our History Library
Local Metal-Detecting Finds
Guided walk round west Needingworth
The Mystery of Meeting Lane - the Baptist Cemetery
Family Links back to 1250
Recent updates to the website
Guided look at the church and the bells
Guided walk round Holywell
Baptists in Needingworth
Parish Registers
Local Societies Archives
Hunts cyclist battalion
Introduction to the website
Researching those who served in the First World War
The Gaunt Family
Discoveries from the newspapers
Local photographs
Vestry Minutes
Oliver Peter's memoir
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