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Chunal, Derbyshire

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Chunal, Derbyshire

Chunal is a hamlet in Derbyshire, England. It is located on the A624 road, 1 mile south of Glossop. The philosopher Ludwig Wittgenstein conducted aeronautical research at Chunal during his time as an engineering research student at Manchester University (1908-1911). He flew kites into the upper atmosphere.
DistrictHigh Peak
Post townGlossop
Administrative CountyDerbyshire
Traditional CountyDerbyshire
OS GridSK0391
OS Settlement ClassificationOther settlement (village, hamlet etc)
RegionEast Midlands
Police AuthorityDerbyshire
Fire and Rescue AuthorityDerbyshire
Fire and Rescue AuthorityDerbyshire
Ambulance AuthorityNorth West
Dialling code01457

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