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Sparrowpit, Derbyshire

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Sparrowpit, Derbyshire

Sparrowpit is a small hamlet between Chapel-en-le-Frith and Peak Forest in the High Peak area of the Peak District, Derbyshire, England. The name is derived from 'spar row pit' from the fluorspar mines. The village has an active community, including a methodist chapel and village hall. It is situated at a crossroads where the main road takes a right-angled bend at the Wanted Inn.
DistrictHigh Peak
Post townPEAK FOREST
Administrative CountyDerbyshire
Traditional CountyDerbyshire
OS GridSK0880
OS Settlement ClassificationOther settlement (village, hamlet etc)
RegionEast Midlands
CountryEngland
Police AuthorityDerbyshire
Fire and Rescue AuthorityDerbyshire
Fire and Rescue AuthorityDerbyshire
Ambulance AuthorityEast Midlands
 

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