Other current and historical names
Location and coordinates are for the approximate centre of Orwell within this administrative area. Geographic features and populated places may cross administrative borders.
Gazetteer of the British Isles (Edinburgh: Bartholomew, 1887). John Bartholomew
Orwell, par. and vil., in S. of Cambridgeshire - par., 1850 ac., pop. 802; vil., 6½ miles N. of Royston; P.O.
A village in Wetherley hundred, in the county of Cambridgeshire.
Eight manors recorded in Domesday.