Eggington is a village and a parish 8 miles southwest of Derby city, 4.5 miles north of Burton on Trent and 127 miles north of London. The river Dove is the southern border of the parish. That river feeds into the river Trent not far away.
The Derby Airport is just to the west of the village. This is an airport for private planes only - no commercial flights use this field.
Alan MURRAY-RUST has a photograph of the Old Egginton Station on Geo-graph, taken in February, 2014.
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"EGGINTON, (or Eggington) a parish in the hundred of Morleston, county Derby, 4 miles N.E. of Burton-on-Trent, its post town. It is situated near the old Roman highway Icknield Street, and within a short distance of the Willington station, on the W. branch of the Midland Counties railway. In Domesday Book it is written Eghintune, and is there described as having a church, a priest, a mill, and six farmers. The rivers Dove and Trent and the Grand Trunk canal pass through the parish."
[Description(s) from The National Gazetteer of Great Britain and Ireland (1868)
Transcribed by Colin HINSON ©2003]
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