1. More information about
Cromford on this web site
Scarthin Nick, Chapel Hill etc residents came under the parish
and Matlock Bath web site.
Nick, Chapel Hill, etc., residents are in Matlock census returns
of ARKWRIGHT of Willersley
and his Masson Mill
Beauties of England and Wales' (1802) cotton manufacturing,
the mills, Willersley & the surrounding area, Sir Richard
Arkwright. Transcript, with engraving of Willersley.
There are two books about Cromford, published by the Arkwright
Society: "The Derwent Valley Mills and their Communities", published
a few years ago, and "Cromford Revisited" was
published in late 2013.
are elsewhere on this website
Alison Uttley wrote about Cromford. She was born at Castle Top
Farm, which is within the parish of Matlock, though it is often
mentioned in Cromford directories.
A short biography is on this web site.
2. Also see
Manuscripts, Derbyshire for more information about Derbyshire
deeds, pedigrees, documents and wills
3. Elsewhere on the Internet
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GENUKI - Cromford
Village in Derbyshire
A lovely old postcard on Rosemary Lockie's GENUKI site, under
Tors, entering Cromford" the house shown is Scarthin Lodge,
Matlock Bath. This was one of the lodges for Willersley Castle and
one pair of the castle gates can also be seen.
Society / Cromford Mill