OSMASTON by DERBY, Derbyshire

Census

Census
Year
Piece No.
1861 R.G. 9 / 2490
1891 R.G. 12 / 2722
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Church History

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Civil Registration

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Description and Travel

"OSMASTON, a parish in the hundred of Repton, county Derby, 2 miles S.E. of Derby, its post town. The village, which is of small extent, is situated on the road from London to Ashby-de-la-Zouch. The river Derwent, the canal, and the Midland railway pass through the parish. The inhabitants are wholly engaged in agriculture. The soil is sand and loam upon a subsoil of gravel."

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

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