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Great Hucklow, Derbyshire

Historical Description

Hucklow, Great, a hamlet and a township in Bradwell parish, Derbyshire, 2 miles NNE of Tideswell, and 4 from Miller's Dale station on the M.R. Post town, Sheffield; money order and telegraph office, Tideswell. Acreage, 1113; population, 147. It was formerly part of the duchy of Lancaster manor of High Peak, and the chief employments of its inhabitants are mining and agriculture. There are Wesleyan and Unitarian chapels.

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

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.


Land and Property

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


Maps

Online maps of Great Hucklow are available from a number of sites:


Newspapers and Periodicals

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

DistrictDerbyshire Dales
CountyDerbyshire
RegionEast Midlands
CountryEngland
Postal districtSK17
Post TownBuxton