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HucknaIl under Huthwaite, Derbyshire

Historical Description

HucknaIl-under-Huthwaite, a village and a township in Sntton-in-Ashfield parish, Notts. The village stands near the boundary with Derbyshire, with a station at Woodend on the M.R., 5 miles WSW of Mansfield, and has a post, money order, and telegraph office under Mansfield. The township is governed by a local board, and comprises 1199 acres; population, 3022. There is an extensive colliery, and the manufacture of cotton hose is carried on. Divine service is conducted in the schoolroom, and there are Wesleyan and Primitive and New Connexion Methodist chapels, and a cemetery opened in 1889.

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.


Newspapers and Periodicals

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