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Great Hucklow, Derbyshire

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Great Hucklow, Derbyshire

Great Hucklow (Old English Hucca's burial mound) is a small village in the Derbyshire Peak District which nestles under Hucklow Edge between the villages of Tideswell and Bradwell. It has a population of about 100. The area is now mainly agricultural, but the village was formerly a centre of the Derbyshire lead mining industry.
DistrictDerbyshire Dales
Post townBUXTON
Administrative CountyDerbyshire
Traditional CountyDerbyshire
OS GridSK1777
OS Settlement ClassificationOther settlement (village, hamlet etc)
RegionEast Midlands
Police AuthorityDerbyshire
Fire and Rescue AuthorityDerbyshire
Fire and Rescue AuthorityDerbyshire
Ambulance AuthorityEast Midlands
Dialling code01298

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

Hucklow Great and Little

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

Hucklow, Great and Little, 2 townships, Hope par., N. Derbyshire, 2½ and 2 miles NE. of Tideswell - Great Hucklow, 1113 ac., pop. 173; Little Hucklow, 589 ac., pop. 175.

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