Cambridge District Scout Archive
- 62nd Cambridge (Grantchester) 15889
This is the only known use of the 62nd Cambridge but one of the many incarnations of Grantchester Scouting.
In the list of January 1934 they had 14 Scouts.
In 1935, the first year in which they moved to the new West Cambridgeshire District they had 16 Scouts. Census numbers are lost to Cambridge District after this date.
- M C Burkitt SM
- C Reed ASM Christ’s College
Like all the Groups in the new district they dropped the old Xth Cambridge numbers for village name only titles.
- 1st Grantchester 1935 West Cambridgeshire
The Group closed soon after transfer and the district diminished and was eventually reabsorbed into South Cambridgeshire. A new 1st Grantchester was formed in Cambridge District in 1972.
JWR Archivist Aug 2022