"KILBURNE is a township and village, in the parish of Horsley, from which it is distant about one mile. There are several collieries in this vicinity, the working of which give employment to many of the labouring class. William Hunter Hunter, Esq. is lord of the manor. The township contained, at the last census, 590 inhabitants."
[Description from Pigot and Co's Commercial Directory for Derbyshire, 1835]
Kilburn is 133 miles north of London and 7 miles north-east of Derby city. Stop by the Village Hall on Church street and get a schedule of coming events. You can even hire the hall for a family reunion. Also ask for a copy of the village newsletter. The parish council has copies of the newsletter on its website. The website also contains more information on the Village Hall.
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