University Scouting

The Uiversity has played a part in all aspects of Cambridge scouting. The difficulties arising from attempting to credit the work of this peripatetic bunch is one the archivists have freely accepted – but it is full of holes.

As with much of Scouting the work done is recognised in passing then gone. As with

  • 1947 International Jamboree in France -Admin Assiatnt Mt Patrick Duff elsewhere Professor and County Secreatary. The British HQ Mess was run by the Cambridge and Oxford Rover Crew.

We will attempt to report on some of the larger roles played by the Scouters, Rover Crew and individual University based members.

JWR Archivist Mar 2020