The Crystal Palace

The Great Exhibition

The Duke of Devonshire & Chatsworth

The Crystal Palace Foundation

Sir Joseph Paxton


Sir Joseph Paxton's Plinth in the

grounds of The Crystal Palace.



Sir Joseph Paxton





A Wedding Party at Rockhills, Sydenham - next to Crystal Palace.

Could this celebrate Blanche's wedding to Edward Ridgeway which was registered in Derby?






The family of William Paxton, Sir Joseph's brother.

The group is Jonas's family from poor original painting. Standing Liddy (Eliza), Ann (Marianne, Mary Ann), Thomas or George, James, Thomas or George. Seated Charlotte, Anne (Pitkin), William. Under table, Jonas. William was Sir Joseph's brother.






Sir Joseph Paxton




 The Paxton Family tomb at Edensor


The church at Milton Bryant where Sir Joseph Paxton was baptised.

His wife, Sarah, dedicated the stained glass window in the church, (in the large window to the side of the tower) to his memory.




Paxton's house was believed to have been behind this house which is opposite the church at Milton Bryant


 Pictures of Edensor

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