The Village of Eastrea, Cambridge


This island settlement has been active since the bronze age. Only since the draining of the fens in the 18th century has Eastrea remained joined to the mainland. Eastrea boasted a large church (until the 18th century) and the village was inhabited by the Romans. Details of the village (photographs, maps, drawings, etc) will be posted here.

Meanwhile, the domain '' has been registered for the exclusive use of village residents.

This would allow the following:

For the time being, e-mail may be sent to: but in due course villagers would be able to use a computer in our planned village hall for all their internet needs. For Whittlesey news, click onto the Whittlesey Web page. Eastrea is also listed on the Local UK site.

See also the village hall site and Eastrea in the old days.