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Belsar Hills, Cambridgeshire

Historical Description

Belsar Hills, eminences in Cambridgeshire, in the vicinity of the river Ouse, 8 miles E of St Ives. They were occupied by William the Conqueror's camp, when he menaced the Isle of Ely, and they took their name from his general Belasis.

Transcribed from The Comprehensive Gazetteer of England & Wales, 1894-5

Land and Property

The Return of Owners of Land in 1873 for Cambridgeshire is available to browse.


Newspapers and Periodicals

The British Newspaper Archive have fully searchable digitised copies of the following Cambridgeshire papers online: