HEATH, Derbyshire

Census

Census
Year
Piece No.
1861 R.G. 9 / 2533
1891 R.G. 12 / 2767
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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

"HEATH, a parish in the hundred of Scarsdale, county Derby, 5 miles S.E. of Chesterfield, its post town, and 3 N.E. of the Clay Cross station. The village, which is small, and wholly agricultural, is situated on the road from Chesterfield to Mansfield. There are several coal-pits. The land is exceedingly fertile. The tithes have been commuted for a rent-charge of £259 4s. The living is a vicarage* in the dioc, of Lichfield, value £237."

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

The parish is just off junction 29 of the M1 motorway and covers 1,676 acres. You may want to visit the village website to find out more about the place today. This site was still being developed in 2013.

Andrew HILL provides a photograph of the village main street on Geo-graph, taken in 2011.

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Directories

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Gazetteers

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Military History

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Politics and Government

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Poorhouses, Poor Law, etc.

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