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Lower and Over Hackney, Derbyshire

Historical Description

Hackney, Lower and Over, two hamlets in Darnley parish, Derbyshire, 4 miles NW of Matlock, and 1 mile from Darnley Dale station on the M.R. There is a post office of the name of Hackney under Matlock Bath; money order and telegraph office, Matlock Bank.

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: