Cubley, a parish in Derbyshire, on an affluent of the river Dove, 5 miles from Sudbury station on the North Staffordshire railway, and 6 S of Ashborne. It has a post office under Derby; money order and telegraph office, Sudbury. The parish contains the villages of Great and Little Cubley. Acreage, 2388; population, 285. The living is a rectory in the diocese of Southwell, united with Marston-Montgomery; joint value, £400 with residence. The church is partly Norman and good, and has a lofty tower which was restored in 1874. The church was reseated in 1885. There is a Wesleyan chapel.
The following is a list of the administrative units in which this place was either wholly or partly included.
|Ecclesiastical parish||Cubley St. Andrew|
|Poor Law union||Uttoxeter|
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Directories & Gazetteers
We have transcribed the entry for Cubley from the following:
- Samuel Lewis' A Topographical Dictionary of England, 1848 (Cubley (St. Andrew))
Land and Property
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