Place:


Oakerthorpe  Derbyshire

 

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

OAKERTHORPE, a hamlet in South Wingfield parish, Derby; at South Wingfield r. station, 1½ mile W of Alfreton. The manor belongs to the Duke of Devonshire. The works of the Oakerthorpe Iron and Coalcompany are here.

Additional information about this locality is available for South Wingfield

Oakerthorpe through time

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

How to reference this page:

GB Historical GIS / University of Portsmouth, History of Oakerthorpe, in Amber Valley and Derbyshire | Map and description, A Vision of Britain through Time.

URL: http://www.visionofbritain.org.uk/place/25959

Date accessed: 01st March 2021


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