Photos of Old Ely & Ely History
Here we present photos of Ely in days gone by. All of these photos were first published on the “ELY CAMBRIDGESHIRE OLD PHOTOS PICTURES LOCAL HISTORY” Facebook group. Were possible we have credited the photographer. If we have missed any credits please let us know and we will gladly add a credit. Many thanks to all who provided these photos to a public forum for all to enjoy.
The Queen’s Visit to Ely in 1987
In April 1987 the Queen and Prince Phillip the Duke of Edinburgh visited Ely for a Maundy Service at the cathedral which was only the third time a reigning monarch has been to the city in 700 years.