Ault Hucknall  Derbyshire


In 1870-72, John Marius Wilson's Imperial Gazetteer of England and Wales described Ault Hucknall like this:

AULT-HUCKNALL, or Hault-Hucknall, a parish in the district of Mansfield and county of Derby; on the verge of the county, adjacent to Hardwick Park, 5 miles ENE of Claycross r. station, and 6½ SE of Chesterfield. It contains the hamlets of Rowthorne and Stainsby; and its Post Town is Heath under Chesterfield. ...

Acres, 3,730. Rated property, £3,191. Pop., 686. Houses, 134. The property is not much divided. The living is a vicarage in the diocese of Lichfield. Value, £168.* Patron, the Duke of Devonshire. The church is good, and contains monuments to the first Countess of Devonshire and to the philosopher Hobbes. See Hardwick Hall.

Ault Hucknall through time

Ault Hucknall is now part of Bolsover district. Click here for graphs and data of how Bolsover has changed over two centuries. For statistics about Ault Hucknall itself, go to Units and Statistics.

How to reference this page:

GB Historical GIS / University of Portsmouth, History of Ault Hucknall, in Bolsover and Derbyshire | Map and description, A Vision of Britain through Time.


Date accessed: 03rd December 2021

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