Hulland Ward is served by the Mobile Library on route 5, which stops at Ashes Avenue Car Park on every fourth Monday in the early afternoon.
Mike FOWKES has a photograph of the churchyard at Christ Church on Geo-graph, taken in May, 2006.
- The parish was in the Ashbourne sub-district of the Ashbourne Registration District until 1901.
- Prior to the 1911 census, the parish was reassigned to the Brassington sub-district of the Ashbourne Registration District until 1901.
- Check for census records at Wirksworth.org.
- The table below gives census piece numbers, where known:
Piece No. 1851 H.O. 107 / 2146 1861 R.G. 9 / 2519 & 2521 1891 R.G. 12 / 2751 & 2753
- The Anglican parish church is dedicated to Christ.
- The church was built in 1838.
- The church seats 273.
- Mike FOWKES has a photograph of Christ Church on Geo-graph, taken in May, 2006.
- There was once a church in Biggin township, but by 1900 even the site of the church had been forgotten.
- The Anglican parish register daes from 1838.
- The churh was in the rural deanery of Ashborne.
- We have a pop-up window of Parish Register burials partially extracted into a text file for your review. Your additions are welcomed.
- By 1891 the Wesleyan Methodists had a chapel here.
- By 1891 the Primitive Methodists had three chapels here.
- Civil Registration began in July, 1837.
- The parish was in the Ashbourne sub-district of the Ashbourne Registration District.
"HULLAND, a township and ecclesiastical district in the parish of Ashbourne, hundred of Appletree, county Derby, 5 miles N.E. of Ashbourne, its post town, and 6 W. of the Belper and Duffield railway stations. The village, which is small, is situated on rising ground. The inhabitants are chiefly employed in dairy farming."
[Description(s) from The National Gazetteer of Great Britain and Ireland (1868)
Transcribed by Colin HINSON ©2003]
Hulland Ward is a township and a small village in the parish. The A517 secondary road runs through the south edge of the village. Colin PYLE has a photograph of the A517 junction west of Hulland Ward on Geo-graph, taken in August, 2016.
Cross-o’-th’-Hands, Shuckton Manor and Wardgate are all places within the Hulland Ward township.
Biggin (both Nether and Upper) is a township and a small village in the parish.
- Ann ANDREWS provides a transcription of the Hulland entry from Kelly's Directory of the Counties of Derby, Notts, Leicester and Rutland (1891).
- The transcription of the section for Hulland from the National Gazetteer (1868) provided by Colin HINSON.
- Ask for a calculation of the distance from Hulland to another place.
You can see the administrative areas in which Hulland has been placed at times in the past. Select one to see a link to a map of that particular area.
You can see maps centred on OS grid reference SK249474 (Lat/Lon: 53.023319, -1.630229), Hulland which are provided by:
- Google Maps
- StreetMap (Current Ordnance Survey maps)
- Bing (was Multimap)
- OldMaps (Old Ordnance Survey maps.)
- Old Maps Online (Other old maps.)
- National Library of Scotland (Old Ordnance Survey maps)
- Vision of Britain (Click "Historical units & statistics" for administrative areas.)
- English Jurisdictions in 1851 (Unfortunately the LDS have removed the facility to enable us to specify a starting location, you will need to search yourself on their map.)
- Magic (Geographic information) (Click + on map if it doesn't show)
- GeoHack (Links to on-line maps and location specific services.)
- The Traces of War website tells us that Christ Church's churchyard has 1 Commonwealth War Grave from World War I and 1 from World War II.
- In 1891 and 1912, Lt.-Col. John Edward Paget MOSLEY resided in Hulland Hall. He had been a Colonel in the Bengal Staff Corps.
These are the two Commonwealth War Grave burials in Hulland Ward churchyard:
- This place was an ancient Township in Ashbourne parish in Derby county and it became a separate, modern Civil Parish in December, 1866.
- This parish was in the ancient Appletree Hundred (or Wapentake).
- District governance is provided by the Derbyshire Dales District Council.
- The Common Land was enclosed here in 1773.
- Bastardy cases would be heard in the Ashbourn petty session hearings.
- Biggin Township Bastardy cases would be heard in the Wirksworth petty session hearings.
- With the passage of the Poor Law Amendment Act reforms of 1834, this parish became a member of the Ashbourne Poorlaw Union.
In an 1875 Will, Samuel DUROE of Hulland Ward, mentions:
- friend William HALL Carr Hall farmer Executor
- friend Thomas WOOLLEY bricklayer and farmer, Executor
- "aged mother Frances DUROE"
- brother John
- brother Thomas
- brother Frank
- sister Dorothy
- sister Fanny
- sister Judy
- George Thomas WHITE witness
- John Berresford RODGERS witness