Pitsford is a
villagein the Daventry district of the non-metropolitan countyof Northamptonshirein the United Kingdom.
Pitsford Hall is home to Northamptonshire
Grammar Schoolwhich runs Pitsford Hall weather station. Ironstone is quarried at Pitsford and was formerly transported by rail. The railway line is now part of the preserved Northampton & Lamport Railwaywhich has its headquarters at Pitsford and Brampton railway station. Nearby is Pitsford Reservoirwhich is used for fishingand sailingas well as storing water for the local area. Henry Watkin, the Utopian socialist, was born in the village in 1824.
* [http://www.crsbi.ac.uk/ed/nh/pitsf/index.htm Information about the parish church]
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