Silt, sluices and smelt fishing – The Eau Brink Cut and the Bedford Level Corporation Archive

Archives Hub feature for July 2018 Cambridgeshire Archives is privileged to hold the records of the Bedford Level Corporation. This significant archive, which includes records of Commissions of Sewers dating as far back as 1362, documents, arguably, the greatest land reclamation seen in the country‚Äôs history; the drainage of the Fens. 2018 marks the 200th … Continue reading Silt, sluices and smelt fishing – The Eau Brink Cut and the Bedford Level Corporation Archive