Cambridge District Scout Archive

Scroll down for a pick of the photographs that can be found on the site. The latest are at the top.

All these are from the Cambridge Archives and are unlikely to be found elsewhere. Please follow the links to the pages on this site from which they have been taken.

If you use these photo’s please acknowledge this site.

JWR Archivist Aug 2019

‘Eyes Front’ PoW review Queens’ College 1921
Book plate / Jesus College / Scouts – but no clear history
POW Camp Art celebrating Les Collis 25th birthday and Rover Crew
MTB 102 of Ipswich Scouts: Visited by 28th Cambridge
Stourbridge Medieval Fayre 1920 Single stick display (in period costume)
Ken North, Kings Scout and later Silver Wolf. Central to the Scout Shop for 40 years.
Crafts Hill
Pre 1928 13th Cambridge
Kenneth Cuthbert Johnson Davies as a member of the Light Blues
3rd Cambridge St Catherine’s College 1913 See WW1/ WW2
Abington Campsite 1930’s
M J Clow, Albert Medal ASM 41st Cambridge (See under People for details of portrait held by IWM)
Celebratory Oar 1924 see Cambridge Scouts’ Boat Club
Claude Walker, Scout 12th Cambridge 1913, , married in 1955 under the oars of the Cambridge Scouts’ Boat Club, long term President of Cambridge District, until his death in 2002
Original flag of the 13th Cambridge between their adoption of the title Notts’ Own and change of scarf and flag colours c. 100 years old.
From the Evercircular letters of 1942 – a poem on camp food
Activities/ Soap Box Derby
Local History/ Decorated Floats
Local History/ WW1 WW2/ Rolls of Honour
People/ Baden Powell in Cambridge/ BP Cambridge 1911