Laxton by Professor John Beckett



Laxton church before restoration, c. 1860.
Laxton church before restoration, c. 1860.

Picture the Past

There are currently 39 images of Laxton (December 2013) available to view on the Picture the Past website:

Bassetlaw Museum

The Bassetlaw Museum website has photographs of farm buildings in Laxton taken between 1987 and 2006:

A compilation of photographs of Laxton has also been published:


Laxton, England’s last open field village [videorecording and accompanying pamphlet] (Nottingham: University of Nottingham, 1988)

There are several films on Laxton, dating from 1935 to 1986, listed on the Media Archive for Central England website.