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Tideswell, Derbyshire

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Tideswell, Derbyshire

Tideswell is a village and civil parish in the Peak District of Derbyshire, in England. It lies 6 miles east of Buxton on the B6049, in a wide dry valley on a limestone plateau, at an altitude of 1,000 feet above sea level, and is within the District of Derbyshire Dales. The population was 1,820 in 2001, making it the second-largest settlement within the National Park, after Bakewell.
DistrictDerbyshire Dales
Post townBUXTON
Administrative CountyDerbyshire
Traditional CountyDerbyshire
OS GridSK1575
OS Settlement ClassificationOther settlement (village, hamlet etc)
RegionEast Midlands
Police AuthorityDerbyshire
Fire and Rescue AuthorityDerbyshire
Fire and Rescue AuthorityDerbyshire
Ambulance AuthorityEast Midlands
Dialling code01298
Population1,820 (2001)

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

Tidsel ~ Tidesuuelle

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

Tideswell, small town, par., and township, Derbyshire, 2½ miles N. of Miller Dale sta. and 6½ miles E. of Buxton - par., 10,441 ac., pop. 3738; township, 3203 ac., pop. 1985; P.O., T.O., 1 Bank; is an ancient place; Tideswell Dale is a tributary valley to Miller's Dale.

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