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Holymoorside, Derbyshire

Historical Description

Holymoorside, a village in Chesterfield parish, Derbyshire, 3½ miles SW of Chesterfield station on the M.R. It has a post and money order office under Chesterfield; telegraph office, New Brampton. There are a school chapel and a Congregational chapel.

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.


Churches

Congregational

Congregational Chapel

The Congregational chapel, erected in 1862, has 160 sittings

Methodist

Primitive Methodist Chapel

Land and Property

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


Maps

Online maps of Holymoorside 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:

DistrictNorth East Derbyshire
CountyDerbyshire
RegionEast Midlands
CountryEngland
Postal districtS42
Post TownChesterfield