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Poolsbrook

Poolsbrook is a former mining village near Staveley in North East Derbyshire, England. The village was built by Staveley Coal and Iron Company towards the end of the 19th century to provide housing for workers employed at the nearby Speedwell and ...

Radbourne, Derbyshire

Radbourne is a small village and civil parish in the English county of Derbyshire, a few miles west of Derby. As the population of the civil parish taken at the 2011 census was less than 100 details are included in the civil parish of Etwall. Of ...

Rattle, Derbyshire

Rattle is a hamlet in the English county of Derbyshire. It is part of the village of Ashover. This portion of the village was the centre of stocking frame working in Ashover and probably derives its name from the noise made by the machines. Foota ...

Ravensdale Park

Ravensdale Park is a civil parish in the Derbyshire Dales district of Derbyshire roughly 3 miles WSW of Belper, Derbyshire England, midway between Turnditch and Brailsford. The population of the civil parish as taken at the 2011 Census was less t ...

Renishaw, Derbyshire

Renishaw is a village in the district of North East Derbyshire in England. It is in the civil parish of Eckington. Renishaw lies on the A6135 road between the villages of Eckington and barlborough town. To the West is a section of the TRANS Penni ...

Riber

Riber is a hamlet in the Derbyshire Dales, lying within the boundaries of the town of Matlock. It is situated high on a hill overlooking the town and also Matlock Bath, near to the residential Starkholmes area. RIBER is famous for its castle, old ...

Ridgeway, Derbyshire

It is believed to be around 700 years old, and would once have been part of Sherwood Forest. He is still self-sufficient village in North-East Derbyshire, and is situated in the conservation area of the valley of moss. Ridgway originally consiste ...

Risley, Derbyshire

Risley is a small village and parish in Erewash in the English county of Derbyshire. The population of the civil parish as of the 2011 census was 711. It is just over four miles south of Ilkeston. Sandiacre is adjacent to the east. It is almost m ...

Rodsley

Rodsley is a small village and civil parish about 4 miles south of Ashbourne in Derbyshire. As the population of the village was less than 100 at the 2011 Census, details are included in the civil parish of Yeaveley.

Rowarth

Rowarth is a hamlet about 2.5 miles north of New Mills in the High Peak borough of Derbyshire, England. It is on the edge of the Peak District, in the hills between New Mills and Marple Bridge. It is within the parish boundary of New Mills. It is ...

Rowland, Derbyshire

Rowland is a village and a civil parish in the Derbyshire Dales District, in the English county of Derbyshire. It is near the larger village of Great Longstone. Rowland lies within the chapelry of Baslow. Rowland is within the Peak District Natio ...

Rushop

Rushop or Rushup is a small North Derbyshire village. It is in the town of Chapel-en-le-Frith. Agriculture has until recently been the main occupation in the village. At present very few of the residents work in Rushop and several of the houses a ...

Sawley, Derbyshire

Sawley is a village and civil parish within the Borough of Erewash, in southeast Derbyshire, England. With a slightly higher than average number of people over 65, the population of just the civil parish was measured at 6.629 as at the 2011 Censu ...

Sett Valley Trail

The Sett Valley Trail is a 2.5-mile cycle- and bridleway in Derbyshire, England, linking the village of Hayfield and the town of New Mills. It runs along the lower valley of the River Sett and follows the trackbed of a former branch railway line ...

Shardlow and Great Wilne

Shardlow and Great Wilne is a civil parish in the South Derbyshire district of the English county of Derbyshire. The population of the civil parish taken at the 2011 Census was 1.199. Shardlow and great Wilne are the main settlements in the parish.

Sheep Hills, Derbyshire

Sheep Hills is a place near Biggin in Derbyshire, United Kingdom. It is mainly a rural area, its geographical context is described as farm, grassland and woodland.

Shining Cliff Woods, Derbyshire

Shining Cliff Woods are on the west bank of the River Derwent near to Ambergate Derbyshire. In medieval times "Schymynde-Cliffe" was one of the seven Royal parks within Duffield Frith and, as such, belonged to Edmund Crouchback, Earl of Lancaster ...

Shirland

Shirland is a former pit village in Derbyshire, England. Together with the neighbouring villages of Higham, Stretton and Stonebroom, it forms part of the civil parish of Shirland and Higham, which had a population of 4.802 at the 2011 Census. The ...

Shirley, Derbyshire

Shirley is a small village and civil parish in Derbyshire, close to the town of Ashbourne. The population of the civil parish as taken at the 2011 Census was 270. It is situated in the countryside on top of a small hill.

Shottle

Shottle is a village roughly 3 miles south of the market town of Wirksworth, Derbyshire, England. The population of the civil parish at the 2011 Census was 266. In Norman times, the manor of Shottle, referred to as "Sothille" in the Study book, b ...

Shuttlewood

Shuttlewood is a village situated about 2 miles north of Bolsover, in Bolsover District, Derbyshire, England. It is centred on the crossroads of two main roads, Bolsover-Mastin Moor and Clowne-Chesterfield. Shuttlewood is a former mine village an ...

Simmondley

Simmondley is a small village near the town of Glossop in Derbyshire, England. The population of the High Peak ward at the 2011 Census was 4.727. It has one pub, the Hare and Hounds, in the south of the village at the top of Simmondley Lane. The ...

Smalley, Derbyshire

Smalley is a village on the main A608 Heanor to Derby road in Derbyshire in the East Midlands of England. The population of the civil parish as of the 2011 census was 2.784. Its name came from Anglo-Saxon Smæl-lēah = "narrow woodland clearing". S ...

Somercotes

Somercotes is a village and civil parish in the district of Amber Valley in the English county of Derbyshire, close to the border with Nottinghamshire. It is a former mining village and was once surrounded by more than five pits. It is now one of ...

Somersal Herbert

Somersal Herbert is a hamlet and civil parish in Derbyshire, England, 2 miles northeast of Doveridge. Somersal Herbert Hall was built c.1564, incorporating an earlier building from c.1500, and is a Grade I listed building. Hill Somersal and Potte ...

Sparrowpit

Sparrowpit is a small village between Chapel-en-le-Frith and Peak Forest in the High Peak area of the Peak District, Derbyshire, England. The name comes from the spar row pit fluorite mine. The village has an active community, including the Metho ...

Stainsby

Stainsby is a small village in Derbyshire, England. It is near Chesterfield and Bolsover, and the villages of Heath and Doe Lea. The village population is included in the civil parish of Ault Hucknall. The M1 motorway skirts past the village. The ...

Stanley and Stanley Common

Stanley and Stanley Common is a civil parish in south-east Derbyshire in the East Midlands of England. It comprises the villages of Stanley and Stanley Common. The population of the civil parish as of the 2011 census was 2.100. In previous years, ...

Stanton by Bridge

St Michaels Church is on some of the highest ground. The church mostly dates from the 13th and 14th centuries, though with some Norman stonework. The porches and roofs of the church were rebuilt in 1860. As its name suggests Stanton by bridge is ...

Stanton in Peak

Stanton in Peak is a village in the Derbyshire Dales district of Derbyshire, It is about seven miles north-west of Matlock, on the north side of Stanton Moor, from Birchover. The name of the civil parish is Stanton with a population taken at the ...

Staunton Harold Reservoir

Staunton Harold Reservoir is a large reservoir under the management of Severn Trent Water, located between Melbourne and Ticknall in Derbyshire, England. Most of the water is within Derbyshire but a small part of the southern shore is over the bo ...

Stenson Fields

Stenson Fields is a semi-rural suburban housing development and civil parish in the South Derbyshire district of Derbyshire, England. The parish is contiguous with Sinfin, a southern area of Derby, but is outside the city boundary. Stenson Fields ...

Stodhart Tunnel

Stodhart Tunnel is a 100-yard tunnel on the Peak Forest Tramway at Chapel Milton, Derbyshire. Until May 2013, it was considered to be the earliest rail-related tunnel in the world, but is now believed to be pre-dated by Fritchley Tunnel on the Bu ...

Stony Houghton

Stony Houghton is a hamlet near Glapwell, part of the parish of Pleasley in Derbyshire, England, close to New Houghton. It is a very quiet area consisting of only a few residential properties amidst farmland and farmsteads, retaining a peaceful e ...

Stretton, Derbyshire

Stretton is a small village and civil parish in Derbyshire, England. The population of the civil parish as at the 2011 Census was 525. It is located near the towns of Clay Cross and three and a half miles from Alfreton on the A61. The nearest wat ...

Sturston, Derbyshire

Sturston is a small area of settlement in Derbyshire, England. It is located on the A517 road, 1-mile east of Ashbourne. It is in the civil parish of Offcote and Underwood. Sturston hall is mentioned in the Domesday Book as one of two manors held ...

Sudbury, Derbyshire

Sudbury is a village and civil parish in Derbyshire, England, located about 9 miles south of Ashbourne. It is part of the Derbyshire Dales district. The population as recorded at the 2001 Census was 976, increasing to 1.010 at the 2011 Census. Th ...

Sutton cum Duckmanton

Sutton cum Duckmanton is a civil parish in Derbyshire, England, between Bolsover and Chesterfield in the district of North East Derbyshire. The village has a parish Church, a pub, Arkwright arms, and the Parish Council. Sutton cum Duckmanton cont ...

Sutton Scarsdale

Sutton Scarsdale is a very small village in Derbyshire, England. It is in the North East Derbyshire district. It is very close to the M1 motorway. It is in the civil parish of Sutton cum Duckmanton. The settlement features a large, ruined former ...

Swineshaw Reservoir (Derbyshire)

For the reservoirs near Stalybridge, in Tameside, Greater Manchester, see Higher Swineshaw Reservoir and Lower Swineshaw Reservoir Swineshaw reservoir is a reservoir near Glossop, North Derbyshire. In 1837, 50 local millowners and gentlemen, know ...

Taddington

Taddington is a village and civil parish in Derbyshire, England. The population of the civil parish, together with neighbouring Blackwell in the Peak and Brushfield parishes, as taken at the 2011 Census, was 457. It lies over 1.100 feet above sea ...

Temple Normanton

Temple Normanton is a village and a civil parish in Derbyshire, England. The population of the civil parish at the 2011 census was 490. It is in the North East Derbyshire district of the county. The village lies on a prominent hill three miles 5 ...

Thornhill, Derbyshire

Thornhill is a village and civil parish in the county of Derbyshire, England, in the Peak District, south of Ladybower Reservoir and east of Castleton. The population of the civil parish at the 2011 census was 154.

Thornsett

Thornsett is a hamlet within the civil parish of New Mills. It is located between New Mills and Hayfield, and features a primary school, a nursery, two pubs, a bandroom and a cemetery.

Thorpe, Derbyshire

Thorpe is a village and civil parish in the English county of Derbyshire, it is on the Derbyshire/Staffordshire border, on the east bank of the River Dove, about four miles north of Ashbourne. The population of the civil parish as at the 2011 cen ...

Tunstead Milton

Tunstead Milton is a village in Derbyshire, England. It is situated on the B5470 road West of, and in the parish of Church-EN-Le-Frith near the Northern edge of the combs reservoir. This is the location of Tunstead wild, and the "screaming skull" ...

Tunstead, Derbyshire

Tunstead is a village in Derbyshire, England, situated above Great Rocks Dale north of Buxton. It should not be confused with Tunstead Milton, which is roughly five miles to the north west. It is in the civil parish of Green Fairfield. He is know ...

Turnditch

Turnditch is a village and civil parish in the Amber Valley district of Derbyshire, England. The population of the civil parish at the 2011 Census was 301. It is located around ten miles north of Derby on the A517 road from Belper to Ashbourne. I ...

Unstone

Unstone is a village and civil parish in the English county of Derbyshire, situated in the North East Derbyshire administrative district approximately 1 mile south east of Dronfield. It is also close to the town of Chesterfield. The River Drone a ...

Unthank, Derbyshire

Unthank is a hamlet in the North East Derbyshire district of Derbyshire, England. It is sited on a narrow lane on the southern slopes of the Cordwell Valley, at an altitude of about 185 metres. 6 may 1970, the USAF McDonnell-Douglas RF-4C crashed ...