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Sir Joseph Paxton

Sir Joseph Paxton

Birth
Milton Bryan, Central Bedfordshire Unitary Authority, Bedfordshire, England
Death 8 Jun 1865 (aged 61)
Sydenham, London Borough of Lewisham, Greater London, England
Burial Edensor, Derbyshire Dales District, Derbyshire, England
Plot Centre of the churchyard.
Memorial ID 21014 · View Source
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Sir Joseph Paxton was one of the Victorian era's greatest engineers and architects. He was initially employed as gardener at Chatsworth, though he is most famous for designing the Crystal Palace, for the Great Exhibition of 1851.

Bio by: Kieran Smith


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  • Maintained by: Find A Grave
  • Added: 2 Apr 2001
  • Find A Grave Memorial 21014
  • Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for Sir Joseph Paxton (3 Aug 1803–8 Jun 1865), Find A Grave Memorial no. 21014, citing St Peter Churchyard, Edensor, Derbyshire Dales District, Derbyshire, England ; Maintained by Find A Grave .