"MARSTON-UPON-DOVE, a parish in the hundred of Appletree, county Derby, 6 miles N.W. of Burton-on-Trent, and 1 mile N.E. of Tutbury Junction railway station."
[Description(s) from The National Gazetteer of Great Britain and Ireland (1868)
Transcribed by Colin HINSON ©2003]
The parish covers about 4,140 acres and lies about 9 miles south-west of Derby city. The southern border of this parish is the border with Staffordshire.
The parish contains the following townships: Hargate Manor, Hatton, Hilton, Hoon, and Marston-on-dove. Hatton township includes the village of Hatton, just southwest of Marston-on-Dove and right on the southern border of Derbyshire. Hilton township and village are just to the east of Marston-on-Dove.
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administrative areas in which Marston on Dove has been placed at times in the past. Select one to see a link to a map of that particular area.
- Paul JONES provides a transcription of the Marston on Dove 1840 Tithe Map sorted by occupier. A very handy list of locals.
You can see maps centred on OS grid reference SK233296 (Lat/Lon: 52.863385, -1.655355), Marston on Dove which are provided by: