Buxton, Derbyshire
Photos, Maps, Books and Memories

Historic maps of Buxton and the local area, hand-drawn by Ordnance Survey cartographers and Samuel Lewis.

Punch And Judy In Buxton

I'm trying to find people with memories or family stories of Punch and Judy performances in Buxton, Henry Bailey (a performer) or his family, Elizabeth Figg, or son Harry Russell. They lived in Bennett Sreet from the late 19th Century to the early 20th Century. Henry and Harry feature in what is believed to be the ...Read full memory

A memory of Buxton by Ali Quas Cohen


On Tuesday afternoon we could go with the class at school to listen to the orchestra playing there for the sum of one penny. I think the conductor was Maurice Miles.

A memory of Buxton by Sylvia Dukesell

My Baptism

I was baptised in this church in 1927.

A memory of Buxton by Sylvia Dukesell