Geographical and Historical information from the year 1750.
[Transcribed information from Stephen Whatley's Gazetteer of England - 1750]
(unless otherwise stated)
"GREAT PAXTON, (Huntingdonshire) on the E. side of the Ouse, to the N.E. of St. Neot's.
K. Edw. III. granted two thirds of
it to Robert Manners, ancestor of the D. of Rutland, for his services against the
Scots, Dr. Anderson has a seat here."
[Description(s) transcribed by Mel Lockie ©2011]
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