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Derbyshire Heritage

Special interest sites in Derbyshire and the Peak District, prehistoric, ancient and relatively modern, curious or unusual giving an insight into the history and heritage of the county.

Derbyshire Historic Buildings Trust

Contains the Buildings at Risk register for Derbyshire, plus a directory of craft suppliers. https://www.facebook.com/pages/Derbyshire-Historic-Buildings-Trust/803017963048608 Barrydhbt

Derbyshire Sundials

A guide to public sundials in towns and villages of Derbyshire. Includes a gazetteer, a suggested route to visit them by car, and sundial resources.

Derwent Valley Mills

World heritage site preserved for the benefit of future generations. Provides significant history of the town, update on events, and links to individual attractions. https://www.facebook.com/DVMillsWHS DVMillsWHS

Goodluck Mine Preservation Club

Works to preserve this 19th century lead mine; includes information for visitors to the mine, which is only open by appointment or on open days.

The Magic Attic

An archive containing newspapers, photos, maps and family history information for South Derbyshire and surrounding areas. Includes information about their collections, exhibitions, and projects.

Pleasley Colliery

A virtual museum of the colliery, with a history, technical information, and background on the industry.

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