"ABNEY and ABNEY GRANGE, a joint township, consisting of these two small hamlets in the parish of Hope, and hundred of High Peak, in the county of Derby, 4 miles N.E. of Tideswell. At the time of Domesday Survey this manor belonged to William Peveril, or Peveril of the Peak."
[Description(s) from The National Gazetteer of Great Britain and Ireland (1868)
Transcribed by Colin HINSON ©2003]
Abney had been a township in Hope parish and was transfered to the new Bradwell parish when that was formed in 1875. There is an online description of Abney at the Peak District Info website. There is only one street in Abney.
Neil THEASBY has a photograph of Abney village on Geo-graph, taken in August, 2012.
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