"BRASSINGTON, a township and village, in the parish of Bradbourn, and in the hundred of Wirksworth, is four miles N.W. from the last named town, and contains about 700 inhabitants, principally in agricultural employment."
[Description from Pigot and Co's Commercial Directory for Derbyshire, 1835]
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