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Blackwell (Bakewell), Derbyshire

Historical Description

Blackwell, a township in Bakewell parish, Derbyshire, annexed to the chapelry of Taddington and Priestcliffe. The station is Miller's Dale on the M.R. Acreage, 1083; population, 42. The manor belonged to Wm. Peverel in the reign of Henry I., and is now the property of the Duke of Devonshire.

Transcribed from The Comprehensive Gazetteer of England & Wales, 1894-5

Administration

The following is a list of the administrative units in which this place was either wholly or partly included.

Ancient CountyDerbyshire 
Civil parishBakewell 
HundredHigh Peak 
Poor Law unionBakewell 

Any dates in this table should be used as a guide only.


Church Records

Ancestry.co.uk, in conjunction with the Derbyshire Record Office, have the Church of England Baptisms (1538-1916), Marriages and Banns (1538-1932), and Burials (1538-1991) online.


Directories & Gazetteers

We have transcribed the entry for Blackwell (Bakewell) from the following:


Land and Property

A full transcript of the Return of Owners of Land in 1873 for Derbyshire is online.


Newspapers and Periodicals

The British Newspaper Archive have fully searchable digitised copies of the following Derbyshire papers online: