16th Cambridge District

Cambridge District Scout Archive

***Older note. See Outline for new review***

1911 1st Newmarket (All Saints) Listed as the 6th Cambridge District in 1912.

1912 2nd Newmarket opened. Listed until 1916 they met in St Mary’s Church rooms. In 1912 the 2nd Newmarket are listed as the 2nd Cambridge District.

The link between the two early Newmarket Troops and the reason for the shift in numbers is unknown. Newmarket District started in 1916 and both Troops moved across.

1920 Fowlmere started, with an IHQ number of 9571 and closed in 1923.

JWR Archivist Jan 2021