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Brough and Shatton, Derbyshire

Historical Description

Brough and Shatton, a township in Hope parish, Derbyshire, on head-streams of the river Derwent, 3½ miles ESE of Castleton. The railway station is Miller's Dale on the M.R. Acreage, 1040; population, 56. The remains of a Roman camp were found here, and Roman coins, bricks, and othor relics have been discovered.

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

Administration

The following is a list of the administrative units in which this place was either wholly or partly included.

Ancient CountyDerbyshire 
Civil parishHope 
HundredHigh Peak 
Poor Law unionChapel-en-le-Frith 

Any dates in this table should be used as a guide only.


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.


Directories & Gazetteers

We have transcribed the entry for Brough and Shatton from the following:


Land and Property

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


Newspapers and Periodicals

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