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Nov 2011 Additions to:
1. Lists Through the Centuries: The Nineteenth Century - List of Subscriptions for the Erection and Support of the Intended Derbyshire Infirmary, 1805
Oct 2011 Additions to:
1. Matlock Bath War Memorial. Names not included are ALLEN (2) | CLARK (2) | FROGGATT | WATSON
2. Strays: CLARK (8) | WATSON (3) in 1901
Jul 2011 New section:
1. Maps of Matlock, Matlock Bath & District, Index

New pages:
1. Map of Matlock, Matlock Bath & District, 1888, by Bartholomew
2. Matlock & Environs, 1926. A John Bartholomew map published in a Ward Lock guide
3. Google Maps

Moved to this section:
1. Map of Riber, Starkholmes & Hearthstone, 1903 - section of OS map, by Stanford. Map re-scanned and enlarged to include Starkholmes and Hearthstone
2. Map of Matlock, Matlock Bath & District, 1908. Map by Emery Walker. Map re-scanned
Additions to:
1. Flooding in the Matlocks
2. Strays: ELSE | GREATOREX (2) | KNOWLES (7) | OTTEWELL (2) | SMEDLEY | WHEATCROFT | WILLIAMS
Jun 2011 1. Strays: BYGOTT | MORLEY | PEARSON (3) | PECHELL (5)
Apr 2011 Additions to:
1. Pre 1858 Wills: LEEYS
2. Pre 1858 Wills, Surnames S-Z WRAGG
3. Wills after 1858 : WALKER |
4. Strays: BRITLAND | STATHAM (2) | WALTON (10)
Mar 2011 New Pages:
1. Lists Through the Centuries: The Nineteenth Century - Subscription for the relief of the Cumming children, 1852. Helping destitute children, orphaned and brotherless by a triple tragedy
2. Lists Through the Centuries: The Nineteenth Century - Contributions to the Patriotic Fund, 1854. Fundraising to help the needy of the Crimean War - and the Napoleonic Wars some fifty years before
3. Lists Through the Centuries: The Nineteenth Century - Matlock Cricket Club, 1857 - 1900. Players and officers associated with Matlock Cricket Club from the celebration of their first season to the turn of the century
4. Lists Through the Centuries: The Nineteenth Century - Church Fundraising, 1886 - 1895. Large sums were needed for repairs and rebuilding as well as the new churches
5. Lists Through the Centuries: The Nineteenth Century - Rebuilding Derby General Infirmary - Fundraising in May, 1891. The efforts then being made by Matlock residents to support the project financially
New Page:
1. Matlock: Lilybank Hydro, Sun Lounge, 1930s. With thanks to Ray Ash
Additions to:
1. Nineteenth Century Lists: Keeping Law and Order New Constables for Matlock, 1844
2. Strays: DEBANK - various spellings (4) | HALL (2) | JOHNSON | MERRICK | OATES (6) | OATEY (2) | OSCROFT (2) | OXLEY (2) | UDAL | UDELL | ULSTON | UTTING (10) (given as HUTTING in the 1881 census) | VARDY | WALTON (2) | YOULE (2)
3. Pre 1858 Wills, Surnames W-Z: WILD | WILDGOOSE (3)
Feb 2011 Additions to:
1. Biographies. Many have been rewritten and the page reorganised. Three new names added (Charles CLARKE, Adam LOWE and George Wigley WALKER) and the biography for Henry Hadfield CUBLEY moved to this page.
2. Churches & Chapels. Much more information, especially about the Nonconformist places of worship
3. Funeral Garland in Matlock Church. A great deal of additional material and an engraving
4. Rectors - more notes, and now includes Gell
Additions to:
1. MIs: PRIDE | RUSSELL (both St. Giles), with thanks to Valerie Hillier
2. Strays: BALLINGTON | CUMMING (2) | NIGHTINGALE | QUARTON | STATHAM | STAUNTON (2) | TOMLINSON (4) | WILMOT (2) | WOOLLEY | WOOLLEY DOD (3) |
1851 census: BONSALL | BRYAN | DIXON | HOLBROOK (4) | RATCLIFF[E] (4) | SCORER | STATHAM | STAUNTON | STEATHAM | WOOD | WOOLLEY
New Page:
1. Matlock: Ernest Bailey's Grammar School, Vth Form Visit to British Industries Fair, Castle Bromwich, 1949
The image and names have been moved from the "Schools" page
Jan 2011 Additions to:
1. Lead Mining. Two new images, Manlove's verse and other additional material
Additions to:
1. Stone Quarrying in the Matlocks. More information and a 1946 recruitment advertisement for Derbyshire Stone. Plus a link to some fascinating photos on Derelict Places of Cawdor Quarry. With thanks to Colin Goodwyn for help with the names of some of the quarry owners
2. Strays: Mostly marriage licences
ADDAM | BOWN | CASSELS | CHAPPELL | FLYNTE | KING | WALKER (2)
3. Pre 1858 Wills, A-G: BALLINGTON | BODEN | BOWN | BRITLAND | BUCKLEY | BUNTING | CROWDER | CUMMING | FLETCHER | FOX | GLOVER | GREATOREX | GREAVES |
4. Pre 1858 Wills, H-R: HODGKINSON | JORDAN | KNOLES | KNOWLES | MARTIN | PEARSON | RADFORD | RAWLINSON | ROBINSON |
5. Pre 1858 Wills, Surnames S-V SAXTON | SKIDMORE | SMEDLEY | STATHAM | TAYLOR |
6. Pre 1858 Wills, Surnames W-Z WARD | WRIGHT | YOUNG