Bradwell: Ancient & Modern

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Bradwell: History of the Parish and Incidents in the Hope Valley & District; Collections and Recollections in a Peakland Village

At last! A facsimile of this classic Derbyshire title published in 1912, of which originals have been selling for £200 -  one copy even sold online for as much as £600! This facsimile has been enlarged by 15%.

This sought-after publication covers a range of topics including: ancient barrows, the Romans: Barham Gate and Brough Castle, the foresters, clearances, Hazlebadge Hall, miners rebellion, religious movements, Bradwell schools, the parish workhouse, local industries, lead mine tragedies, customs & superstitions, Bradwell families, remarkable characters, tragic deaths, and memorable snowstorms. Bring the stories to life with numerous historic photos.

Delve into the rich history of Bradwell in this meticulously researched and fascinating account by Seth Evans, who was a member of the Derbyshire Archaeological Society.

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Seth Evans




978 1 898941 90 3




245 x 170 mm


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