Derbyshire Historic Towns and Villages








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English Heritage Overseas Visitor Pass

Enjoy unlimited FREE entry to over 100 historic sites including castles, abbeys, Roman ruins and prehistoric monuments. Choose from 9 or 16 consecutive day passes.

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Featured Historic Hotel
The Plough Inn

The Plough Inn

You will receive a warm welcome from your hosts Bob and Cynthia Emery. Our privately owned 16th century Inn situated in 9 acres of its own land set in idyllic surroundings on the banks of the River Derwent. Our tastefully decorated and intimate restaurant offers the ideal environment in which … more >>


HISTORY CORNER

Name the Historic attraction

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British History Quiz

The first major battle of the English Civil War was fought 23 October 1642



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This Day in British History

26 May, 1676

Fire of Southwark

Ten years after the devastating Great Fire of London, this blaze sweeps along the south bank of the Thames, burning 625 houses

Monarch Mayhem

This Danish king was followed by Edward the Confessor



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National Trust

National Trust membership

National Trust membership

Free entry to National Trust properties throughout England, Wales, and Northern Ireland, plus discounted admission to National Trust for Scotand properties.

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Cromford (Self catering)
Mount Pleasant, Cromford

Mount Pleasant

This end-terrace cottage sits on the edge of the village of Cromford in the Peak District, sleeping four people in two bedrooms.
Sleeps 4

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New Mills (Self catering)
Bumblebee, New Mills

Bumblebee

This first floor apartment is on the outskirts of the small village of New Mills and sleeps six people in three bedrooms.
Sleeps 6

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