The Village of Sawtry

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

 

Local Map Location in the County
The local map of Sawtry The position of Sawtry in the County

Local Information

Community Type

Village 

In the Parish of

Sawtry 

Community Website

Sawtry Village Website

 

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Summary history of Sawtry

Eight miles north-north-west of Huntingdon. Sawtry consists of two parishes, All Saints and St Andre, and the extra-parochial district of Sawtry Judith. In the last stood the Abbey of Sawtry, founded by Simon St Litz, a grandson of Countess Judith; it belonged to the Cistercian Order.