A local history and genealogy site for Wimpole, a village and parish in South Cambridgeshire.
Curated by Steve Odell.


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The Wimpole Chronicles

Collected by Jeffrey Barham

The Wimpole and Arrington War Memorial*

[Being completely rebuilt - thirteen individual memorials completed]

Wimpole Postcards 1905-1935*

Courtesy of Brenda and Michael Skinner (2014)

Wimpole School Photographs 1900-1945*
Images from collection of Steve Odell (2017)

The Old Brewery Building 1908-1918

Cundall (Orwell) Folding Machine Co Ltd.
Cundall's Munitions Works (War Work)


"Wimpole As I Knew It"

by Alexander Campbell Yorke
A reminiscence of a Wimpole boyhood from 1852 to 1871


* Some information available but the page is incomplete

Index to the Wimpole Parish Registers

Church Records for the Parish of Wimpole

The 'Wimpole Names'

An alphabetical index of over 1000 surnames found in the Parish Registers

Baptisms 1560-1699    Baptisms 1700-1799    Baptisms 1800-1863

Wimpole Parish Registers

Banns 1754-1863


Wimpole Parish Registers

Marriages 1560-1699    Marriages 1700-1799*    Marriages 1800-1863

Wimpole Parish Registers

Burials 1560-1699*    Burials 1700-1863

Wimpole Parish Registers

* Some information available but the page is incomplete

Churchyard Register 2004

Index to Known Graves and Monumental Inscriptions
Wimpole Parish Church


The Wimpole Rectors

Wimpole Parish Church

The Hardwicke Family Vault

Wimpole Parish Church

External Link
Wympole & Wratsworth (Blog)

"Everything you need to know about the countryside at Wimpole"

External Link

Wimpole Park Hospital (.pdf)

The United States Military Hospital at Wimpole Hall during WW2. (33 pages)
© George Duncan (USAF)

External Link
Wimpole: Silent Voices and Deserted Homes (.pdf)

A report on the archaeology and lost landscapes on the Wimpole Estate. (62 pages)
© Cambridge Archaeology Field Group (2014)