Dating march cambs
Small adjustments of boundary were made in 1933 under the Isle of Ely Review Order. 2) An outlying portion of Wisbech Borough was brought into the district, and a mutual exchange made with the parish of Elm.The town probably owes its origin to the ford on the old course of the Nene, (fn.
In publications you may see this written as January 1750/51, the year as it was known at the time / the year as we know it now.
40 perches = 1 rood 4 roods = 1 acre Confusion arises from the fact that a perch is also a measurement of length.
A perch, pole and rod are all terms for a measurement of length of approximately 5 metres (5.5 yards).
So documents written in the first year that Charles II was on the throne would actually be styled 12 Charles II. Jones (eds), ‘A Handbook of Dates: For Students of British History’ (Cambridge University Press, revd 2000).
For more information about dates (including saints days, regnal years, religious festivals and terms of the law courts) see C. Top of page Arabic numerals were not used in England until the 16th century, and even after then Roman numerals continued to be used.This is also known as OS (Old Style) and NS (New Style).