Category Archives: Ancient History

Olde England Information

Written by: Leo Lawton   (King Edward I) In the year 1042 Edward I was installed on the throne of England. For about a century most kings had ruled through a minister rather than directly, and so it was with

History of Cranfield, Bedforshire, England

A History of Cranfield, Bedfordshire, England Author: Leo Lawton The Saxon, Ailwin Niger, in 998 granted a manor to the monks of Ramsey Abbey, Huntingdonshire. A church was built by the monks, and the manor continued in their care until