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HOME PAGE HOME PAGE A brief introduction to Cromford,
with a photograph of Scarthin and Water Lane.
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COMMUNITY CHILDCARE & EDUCATION Childminders
Parent & Toddler Group
Cromford Playgroup
Cromford Primary School
Playground
COMMUNITY CHURCHES St Mary's Parish Church
Methodist Church
COMMUNITY CLUBS & SOCIETIES Arkwright Society
Beavers, Cubs and Scouts
Cromford Brownies and Guides
Cafe Philosophique
Cromford Community Band
Cromford Community Social Club
Cromford Steam Rally Society
Cromford Youth Club
Dog Training Club
International Plastic Modellers Society
Luncheon Club
Matlock Camera Club
Pigeon Club
Reading Group
Royal British Legion
WI
COMMUNITY COUNCILLORS, MPs & POLICE Parish Councillors
Derbyshire Dales District Council
Derbyshire County Council
West Derbyshire MP
Members of European Parliament
Police
COMMUNITY DOCTORS Hannage Brook Medical Centre, Wirksworth
COMMUNITY FUNCTION ROOMS There are seven venues suitable for events ranging from club meetings, parties to conferences.
COMMUNITY LOCAL SERVICES Cash withdrawal facilities
Milk deliveries
Mobile Library
Phone boxes and Post Boxes
Public toilets
Recycling points
Skip / Waste collection
COMMUNITY NEWS What's been happening in Cromford.
See also News Archives page
COMMUNITY PUBLIC TRANSPORT Details of bus and train services.
Local taxis
COMMUNITY SPORTS Aerobics
Angling
Canoeing
Cricket
Football
Rugby
Table Tennis
Yoga

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SHOPS & BUSINESSES SHOPS There are around 20 shops in Cromford, supplying a whole range of items -
Baker - Butcher - Grocer
Book shop
Chemist
Clothes
Garden centre
Gifts
Hardware
Newsagent
Post Office
Masson Mill complex
SHOPS & BUSINESSES TRADES & SERVICES Some of the services may also be on the Community Page
Hairdressers, Health and Beauty Care
Building Contractors
Child Care
Driving Instructors
Education
Engineering
Garage Services & Car Sales
Gardening
Motorcycle sales
Milk Delivery
Taxis
SHOPS & BUSINESSES WHERE TO EAT & DRINK Cafes & Tea Rooms
Pubs, Pub Meals
Restaurants
Takeaways
SHOPS & BUSINESSES COMPANIES Chartered Accountants
Computers - Software, CAD
Management & Business Consultants
Management training
Model railway suppliers
Public Relations
Sports technology
Sports equipment
SHOPS & BUSINESSES INDUSTRY Marble dealers
Quarry products - asphalts, aggregates
limestone
ready mixed concretes
sand & gravel

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WHERE TO STAY BED & BREAKFAST

 
 
 
GROUP HOLIDAYS

 
HOTELS

SELF CATERING

 
CARAVAN & CAMPING SITES

Alison House
Greyhound Hotel
Rock Lodge
Yew Tree Cottage
Woodseats Farm
Alison House
Cromford Wharf Shed
Cromford Venture Centre
Willersley Castle
There are 11 self catering holiday lets listed on the site.
Two sites close to Cromford
Birchwood Farm, Longway Bank
Merebrook Caravan Park, Whatstandwell

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EXPLORE CROMFORD THE VILLAGE Walk 1.   Market Place - North St - Bedehouse Lane - Cromford Hill - Market Place.
Extensions to - Ferny Rocks, High Peak Trail, Black Rocks.
  SCARTHIN &
CHAPEL HILL
Walk 2.   Market Place - Scarthin - Chapel Hill - Cromford Dam - Water Lane - Market Place.
  CROMFORD MILL, WHARF & CANAL Walk 3.   Market Place - Cromford Mill - Wharf - Church - Masson Mill - Market Place.
  WILLERSLEY CASTLE & RAILWAY STATION Walk 4.   Canal Wharf - Cromford Bridge - Railway Station - Willersley Castle - Church Walk.

 


  GANG MINE
DENE QUARRY &
ROSE END MEADOWS
Walk 5.   A walk to explore three different aspects of Cromford - lead mining, quarrying and farming. Dramatic views of the quarry.


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NEWS ARCHIVE NEWS ARCHIVE News items back to April 2001.
Topics include the campaign to save the painting "Richard Arkwright, his wife Mary and Child" by Joseph Wright of Derby, and the appearance of Cromford Mill on the BBC's Restoration programme.
The work of the Parish Council 2002/03 and some
Planning applications from 2003 are also covered.
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HISTORY HISTORY  Time Line
From Cromford's history -
Almshouses - Sir Richard Arkwright -
Bridge Chapel - Hearth tax - Lead mining -
Long Livers - Reform Act - a 1956 survey -
Wigley family.
There are too many topics to list them all.
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WAR MEMORIALS WAR MEMORIALS The names on the Cromford and Scarthin war memorials.
Information from the Commonwealth War Graves Commission website and census records.
A list of the 194 men of Cromford and Scarthin who served in the Great War.
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ARKWRIGHT FAMILY ARKWRIGHT FAMILY  Sir Richard Arkwright, his life and achievements.
About Richard Arkwright Junior, only son of
Sir Richard Arkwright.
Short biographies of his eleven children.
Peter Arkwright, son of Richard Arkwright Junior - his sixteen children.
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GLOSSARY GLOSSARY  A list of some of the more obscure words on the History page.

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POETRY & PROSE POETRY & PROSE  Stories, poems and writings about Cromford.

 


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BIBLIOGRAPHY BIBLIOGRAPHY  Books about Cromford - guides, histories, stories.
Biographies of Sir Richard Arkwright.
Reference books touching on the history of Cromford, the canal and railways.


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© 2001 - 2012 Yvonne Daykin. Cromford village website launched 3 June 2001.   Updated 21 July 2010
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