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Orwell, Cambridgeshire

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Our florists love making bouquets and arrangements for UK flower delivery, and we can send flowers to Orwell, Cambridgeshire for you. We have a wide range of Roses, Freesia flower bouquets, and Lilies, as well as Classic Bouquets and our Colourful flower Bouquets, and our range of Flowers under £21.00. Our home page provides more information on our extensive range of next-day flower delivery services, all of which are available for next day UK flower delivery to Orwell, Cambridgeshire, Or indeed anywhere in the UK! When you're thinking of a gift to give on birthdays, anniversaries, Mother's Day, Valentine's Day and other occasions, why not send flowers to Orwell, Cambridgeshire? Through us, you can choose from a variety of bouquets to those close to your heart. We also offer next-day delivery service in case you want your blooms to arrive right on schedule. So if you want flowers delivered on special occasions, make sure to order flowers for delivery to Orwell, Cambridgeshire. Best of all, our seven day freshness guarantee means you can rest assured knowing your special someone will enjoy their flowers for days after delivery.

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Orwell is a small village located in the southeastern portion of England, located in south Cambridgeshire, and has a small population of around 1000 people. Orwell has the distinction of being situated where the Prime Meridian passes through, along the eastern side of the village.

The name Orwell is derived from a work meaning “well”. It’s also the name of an old Roman road that is located beside the village, and joins up to Cambridge. In the Domesday book of 1086, Orwell is named “Ordeuuella”. There is a variation in old English, “Ord Wella”. The village’s name means “a spring by a pointed hill”.

There is no pointed hill in the region, but there are two possibilities. The hill in question may be a natural hill located behind St. Andrews Church. There are records showing that there also used to be a manmade hill that was pointed, and was on the site of where St. Andrews Church now is. There is a drawing on the map with a spring emerging from the foot of the hill. There is no dating on the map, and it’s possible it was made for religious purposes.

Within the side of the natural hill near the church is a site of excavation, where they removed clunch. This is a chalky limestone rock which was popular for use in eastern England buildings. The benefit of this material is that it is softer after it’s been removed from the ground, and then it hardens up over time when exposed to the elements. This hill is now covered in wildflowers, and a popular grazing site for some rare breeds of sheep.

From on top of “The Clunch Pit”, as it’s called locally, one has some wonderful views of three different counties in England. The hill is located about two hundred feet above the village of Orwell. Within the hill are also two caves.

Some of the oldest buildings in Orwell date back to the 16th century. The Malton Farm still remains, which was originally considered within the village of Malton, but became a part of the parish of Orwell after the late 18th century. The village has traditionally been a centre of agriculture, but did have a coprolite mine for a time during the end of the 19th century. These fossils were mined to make fertilizer.
St. Andrews Church was founded around 1150 AD, but the structure remaining today bears little resemblance to the original building. The church has a tower which was added in 1250. The entire church has had extensive repairs with brick over the years. One of the most notable artifacts found during restoration is a crucifixion sculpture from about 1300 BC.

Orwell is a hub for all of the surrounding villages. Villagers from around the counties gather together for many events throughout the year.

Do you need to send flowers to Orwell? We have a wide selection that are suitable for every occasion. Place your floral order today, and we can have it delivered to house or business in Orwell, Cambridgeshire by the next day.

Flower delivery information for Orwell, Cambridgeshire

Our flowers delivery services in Orwell, Cambridgeshire are usually made by DPD or Royal Mail Special Delivery. 99.9% of our flowers are delivered by 5pm on the requested day - (more commonly before noon), except UK Public Holidays. We also offer a range of next-day flower delivery options in Orwell, Cambridgeshire - specific information is available during checkout.

Please ask if you need special arrangements, as sometimes we can accommodate special requests. Email and we'll try to help.

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At appropriate times of year we can also deliver Valentine's Day flowers, Easter Flowers, Mother's Day flowers, and Christmas Flowers to Orwell, Cambridgeshire.

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