Timeline: Mapping the Mere

Explore the cartogapher’s interpretations of the Whittlesea Mere in chronological order at both small and large scale. Click on ‘expand all’ to open up all of the images.

The Domesday Book

The Domesday Book was completed in 1086 and amounts to a survey of much of England and parts of Wales. The manuscript record was ordered by King William the Conqueror. The attached image shows the entries for Yaxley, Stanground, Woodston, Haddon, Water Netwon, Sibson,...

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