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Lea Brooks, Derbyshire

Historical Description

Lea Brooks, part of the parish of Riddings in Derbyshire. It has a post office under Alfreton; money order office, Somercotes; telegraph office, Riddings. There is a Wesleyan chapel built in 1859.

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: