"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 transferred to the new Bradwell parish when that was formed in 1875. 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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