Jump to navigation
If you wish to report a problem, or contribute information, then do use the following form to tell us about it.
We are in the process of upgrading the site to implement a content management system.
You can also perform a more selective search for churches in the Foolow area or see them printed on a map.
"FOOLOW, a hamlet in the parish of Eyam, hundred of High Peak, county Derby, 2 miles N.E. of Tideswell."
[Description(s) from The National Gazetteer of Great Britain and Ireland (1868)Transcribed by Colin HINSON ©2003]
The village sits in the High Peak National Park 2 miles west of Eyam. Much of the village dates from the 18th and 19th centuries.
John Marius Wilson's "Imperial Gazetteer of England and Wales," 1870-72, described Foolow as:
FOOLOW, a hamlet in Eyam parish, Derby; 2 miles E by N of Tideswell. Real property, £996. Pop., 243. Houses, 56. There is a Wesleyan chapel.
Ask for a calculation of the distance from Foolow to another place.