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Millers Dale

Cemeteries

  • St Anne, B6049, Miller's Dale, Church of England

Census

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

Churches

  • St Anne, B6049, Miller's Dale, Church of England

You can also perform a more selective search for churches in the Millers Dale area that are recorded in the GENUKI church database. This will also help identify other churches in nearby townships and/or parishes. You also have the option to see the location of the churches marked on a map.

Church History

  • The church here was a chapel of ease to Tideswell, built in 1880.

  • The Anglican parish church is dedicated to Saint Anne.

  • The chapel seats 120.

  • Ashley DACE has a photograph of St Anne's Church on Geo-graph, taken in 2012.

Church Records

Civil Registration

  • Civil Registration began in July, 1837.

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

Description and Travel

"MILLAR'S DALE, a spot on the river Wye, under Raven's Tor, in the parish of Tideswell, county Derby, 4 miles N.W. of Bakewell." >

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

Railway service ceased here in 1970, but the car park is still in use for visitors. There are many nature preserves in the area. "Kinderbill" has a photograph of the Miller's Dale station on Panoramio, taken in 2012.

Alan HEARDMAN has a photograph of part of Miller's Dale on Geo-graph, taken in 2008.

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Directories

Gazetteers

Historical Geography

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

Maps

You can see maps centred on OS grid reference SK142733 (Lat/Lon: 53.256506, -1.788613), Millers Dale which are provided by:

Politics and Government

  • This place was just a hamlet in Tideswell parish.

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

Poor Houses, Poor Law etc.

  • Bastardy cases would be heard in the Bakewell petty session hearings each Friday.

  • As a result of the 1834 Poorlaw Amendment Act this place became part of the Bakewell Poolaw Union.