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Bottisham Lock, Waterbeach, baptism 1886 (Cambridgeshire Collection)

Bottisham Lock, Waterbeach

History of Bottisham Lock

The Cambridge Chronicle report 24.9.1886: The ordinance of baptism was administered to six persons on Sunday afternoon in the river Cam by Mr G Williams. The candidates were five females and one youth. The greatest decorum was manifested on the occasion, and many hundred on the river bank were witnesses.

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