"DERBY HILLS, an extra-parochial place in the hundred of Repton and Gresley, in the S. division of the county of Derby, 9 miles S. of Derby."
[Description(s) from The National Gazetteer of Great Britain and Ireland (1868)
Transcribed by Colin HINSON ©2003]
The village and parish are 9 miles south of Derby and 10 miles from Burton-on-Trent.
Richard WEBB has a photograph of the road and a small reservoir just west of the hamlet on Geo-graph, taken in January, 2004.
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John Marius WILSON's "Imperial Gazetteer of England and Wales (1870-72" tells us that: "DERBY-HILLS, an extra-parochial liberty in Shardlow district, Derbyshire; 9 miles S of Derby. Acres, 270. Real property, £483. Pop., 37. Houses, 9."
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