Capturing Cambridge
  • search
  • Facebook
  • Twitter

The Kite – who owned the land prior to building work?

Learn who owned the land in the Kite area prior to building work.

In 1982 my mother-in-law, Elizabeth Howard Leggatt, had just gained a qualification in Local History. Although she lived in Oxford, she was visiting my husband in Cambridge and undertook this research

The Kite – Who owned the land prior to building work?


Do you have any information about the people or places in this article? If so, then please let us know using the Contact page or by emailing

Dear Visitor,


Thank you for exploring historical Cambridgeshire! We hope you enjoy your visit.


Did you know that we are a small, independent Museum and that we rely on donations from people like you to survive?


If you love Capturing Cambridge, and you are able to, we’d appreciate your support today.


Every donation makes a world of difference.


Thank you,

The Museum of Cambridge