CALVER, Derbyshire

Bibliography

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Census

Census
Year
Piece No.
1861 R.G. 9 / 2538
1891 R.G. 12 / 2773
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Church History

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Church Records

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Civil Registration

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Description and Travel

"CALVER is a hamlet, in the parish of Bakewell; one mile E. S.E. from Stoney Middleton, situate upon the river Derwent. It contains a considerable cotton mill, and the neighbourhood abounds with lime-stone. The population, by the parliamentary returns for 1831, amounted to 616."

[Description from Pigot and Co's Commercial Directory for Derbyshire, 1835]

There is a description online at A Peak District Village.

The A623 trunk road between Manchester and Chesterfield runs through the village. You might enjoy Barbara Whiteman's photographs of Calver.

Alan HEARDMAN has an almost overhead photograph of Calvar Village on Geo-graph, taken in August, 2007.

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Directories

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Gazetteers

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History

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Military Records

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Politics and Government

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Poorhouses, Poor Law, etc.

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URL of this page: http://www.genuki.org.uk/big/eng/DBY/Calver/index.html