"MORLEY, a parish in the hundred of Morleston, county Derby, 4 miles N.E. of Derby, its post town."
[Description(s) from The National Gazetteer of Great Britain and Ireland (1868)
Transcribed by Colin HINSON ©2003]
Morely is a village, a township and a parish sitting just north of Breadsall. The parish covers 1,853 acres.