Deeping St. Nicholas (formerly Deeping Fen) is both a village and parish a few miles north of Peterborough. The parish is bounded on the west side, in part, by the River Welland. The town of Spalding is to the north-east and Crowland parish to the south-east. The area is around 15,000 acres of flat fenland, drained by many small canals, including the South Drove Drain.
If you are planning a visit:
- By automobile, the A16 trunk road runs through the village itself.
- See our touring page for more sources.
You can see pictures of Deeping Fen which are provided by:
You can see the
administrative areas in which Deeping Fen has been placed at times in the past. Select one to see a link to a map of that particular area.
- See our Maps page for additional resources.
You can see maps centred on OS grid reference TF217162 (Lat/Lon: 52.729757, -0.199215), Deeping Fen which are provided by: