The Village of Great Paxton

Location information for the Village of Great Paxton in the District of Huntingdonshire, Cambridgeshire, England, UK

 

Local Map Location in the County
The local map of Great Paxton The position of Great Paxton in the County

Local Information

Community Type

Village 

In the Parish of

Great Paxton 

Community Website

Great Paxton

 

Look up Great Paxton on the British Towns and Villages Network

Summary history of Great Paxton

Great Paxton is seven and a quarter miles north from Huntingdon. The church is an interesting example of Saxon workmanship executed after the Conquest. The village belonged to Earl Waltheof, and he probably commenced to build the church before his death in 1076