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Troway, Derbyshire

Historical Description

Troway, a village in Eckington parish, Derbyshire, 6 miles N of Chesterfield, and 3 from Dronfield station on the M.R. There is a post office at Marsh Lane, under Chesterfield; money order and telegraph office, Eckington. Coal is worked. There is a Free Methodist chapel, and at Marsh Lane a Wesleyan chapel.

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.


Maps

Online maps of Troway are available from a number of sites:


Newspapers and Periodicals

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

DistrictNorth East Derbyshire
CountyDerbyshire
RegionEast Midlands
CountryEngland
Postal districtS21
Post TownSheffield