Somercotes is a village and parish in the District of Amber Valley close to the border with Nottinghamshire. Passenger rail service ceased in the 1960s.
"SUMMERCOTES, a hamlet in the parish of Alfreton, county Derby, 2 miles S. of Alfreton, near the Erewash canal.
[Description(s) from The National Gazetteer of Great Britain and Ireland (1868)
Transcribed by Colin HINSON ©2003]