Place:Cromford, Derbyshire, England

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NameCromford
Alt namesCrunfordesource: Domesday Book (1985) p 69
TypeVillage
Coordinates53.1°N 1.567°W
Located inDerbyshire, England
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source: Family History Library Catalog


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Cromford is a village, two miles to the south of Matlock in the Derbyshire Dales district in Derbyshire, England. It is principally known for its historical connection with Richard Arkwright, and the Cromford Mill which he built here in 1771. Cromford is in the Derwent Valley Mills World Heritage site.

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