[Transcribed information from A Topographical Dictionary of England - Samuel Lewis - 1835] (unless otherwise stated)
"WESTLEY-WATERLESS, a parish in the hundred of RADFIELD, county of CAMBRIDGE, 5 miles (S. S. W.) from Newmarket, containing 158 inhabitants. The living is a rectory, in the archdeaconry and diocese of Ely, rated in the king's books at £10. 5., and in the patronage of the Heirs of Mrs. Dresser. The church, dedicated to St. Mary, has a circular tower."