The 13th century font at St James' Church, Little Paxton
13th century font at St James' Church, Little Paxton
The 13th century font is of a simple octagonal design with chamfered upper and lower edges. It stands on three matching shafts and an octagonal base. The painted oak cover is early 17th century in a conical octagonal shape to an oval lifting knob at the top which has been repaired using deal.