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Burbage, Derbyshire

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Burbage, Derbyshire

Burbage, is a village in Derbyshire, and was a parish until 1961, when it became part of the parish of Buxton. Burbage is well known for its Brass Band, the Burbage Band (Buxton). Burbage backs onto Grinlow Woods and provides access to Solomon's Temple. Burbage Tunnel is a remnant of the Cromford and High Peak Railway, which operated from 1831 to 1967, although the section near Burbage was abandoned in the 1890s in favour of a new alignment via Buxton.
DistrictHigh Peak
Post townBUXTON
Administrative CountyDerbyshire
Traditional CountyDerbyshire
OS GridSK0472
OS Settlement ClassificationOther settlement (village, hamlet etc)
RegionEast Midlands
Police AuthorityDerbyshire
Fire and Rescue AuthorityDerbyshire
Fire and Rescue AuthorityDerbyshire
Ambulance AuthorityEast Midlands

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

Burbage, eccl. dist. and vil., Hartington par., N. Derbyshire, pop. 1917; P.O., T.O.

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