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  • The parish was in the Tideswell sub-district of the Bakewell Registration District.

  • The 1891 census can be found at the Wishful Thinking web site.

  • The table below gives census piece numbers, where known:

Piece No.
1861 R.G. 9 / 2544
1891 R.G. 12 / 2777

Church History

  • The web page author was unable to find any record of a church in this parish.

Church Records

  • Any Anglican church would have been in the rural deanery of Eyam.

Civil Registration

  • Civil Registration began in July, 1837.

  • The parish was in the Tideswell sub-district of the Bakewell Registration District.

Description and Travel

You can see pictures of Hazlebadge which are provided by:
"HAZLEBADGE, a lordship in the parish of Hope, hundred of High Peak, county Derby, 3 miles N.E. of Tideswell, and half a mile S. of Bradwell. The Duke of Rutland is sole landowner."

[Description(s) from The National Gazetteer of Great Britain and Ireland (1868)
Transcribed by Colin HINSON ©2003]

Rober MAY has a photograph of Hazlebadge on Geo-graph, taken in December, 2005.


Historical Geography

You can see the administrative areas in which Hazlebadge has been placed at times in the past. Select one to see a link to a map of that particular area.


You can see maps centred on OS grid reference SK171799 (Lat/Lon: 53.315747, -1.744790), Hazlebadge which are provided by:

Names, Geographical

  • In local dialact this place-name is likely to be prounced 'HaZZlebadge' - like 'hassle' with a 'Z' sound instead of an 's', and with the emphasis on the first syllable.

Politics and Government

  • This place was an ancient Lordship in Derbyshire and was made a modern Civil Parish in December, 1866.

  • This parish was in the ancient High Peak Hundred (or Wapentake).

Poor Houses, Poor Law etc.

  • Bastardy cases would be heard in the Chape-en-le-Frith petty session hearings.

  • As a result of the Poorlaw Amendment Act reforms of 1834, this parish became a member of the Bakewell Poorlaw Union.