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Hadfield, Derbyshire

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Hadfield, Derbyshire

Hadfield is a town and civil parish in the High Peak borough of Derbyshire, England. It lies on the south side of the River Etherow, which forms the border between Derbyshire and Greater Manchester. A predominantly suburban town, Hadfield lies on the western edge of the Peak District, and is neighboured by Glossop, from which several local amenities and services are served.
DistrictHigh Peak
Post townGLOSSOP
Administrative CountyDerbyshire
Traditional CountyDerbyshire
OS GridSK0196
OS Settlement ClassificationOther settlement (village, hamlet etc)
RegionEast Midlands
CountryEngland
Police AuthorityDerbyshire
Fire and Rescue AuthorityDerbyshire
Fire and Rescue AuthorityDerbyshire
Ambulance AuthorityNorth West
Dialling code01457
 

Other names by which Hadfield, Derbyshire has been known in the past

Hetfelt

Hadfield, Derbyshire in John Bartholomew's "Gazetteer of the British Isles" (1887)

Hadfield, eccl. dist. and vil. with ry. sta., Glossop par., N. Derbyshire -- dist., pop. 5934; vil., 1½ mile NW. of Glossop; P.O., T.O. Market-day, Thursday; has calico and print works.

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