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Hollington, Derbyshire

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Hollington, Derbyshire

Hollington is a village and civil parish near the town of Uttoxeter and 5.5 miles from the city of Derby, in the English county of Derbyshire. In the most recent census (2001) Hollington had a population of 212. There are only a few buildings in Hollington of note such as the Red Lion pub to serve the small population.
DistrictSouth Derbyshire
Administrative CountyDerbyshire
Traditional CountyDerbyshire
OS GridSK2239
OS Settlement ClassificationOther settlement (village, hamlet etc)
RegionEast Midlands
Police AuthorityDerbyshire
Fire and Rescue AuthorityDerbyshire
Fire and Rescue AuthorityDerbyshire
Ambulance AuthorityEast Midlands
Dialling code01889

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


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

Hollington.-- township and vil., Longford par., S. Derbyshire, 5½ miles SE. of Ashborne, 102 8 ac., pop. 225; P.O.

Hollington, Derbyshire in "A Topographical Dictionary of England" edited by Samuel Lewis (1848)

HOLLINGTON, a township, in the parish of Longford, hundred of Appletree, S. division of the county of Derby, 5½ miles (S. E. by S.) from Ashbourn; containing 289 inhabitants. It comprises 995 acres, of a strong marly soil, chiefly pasture land; and has a wellbuilt and compact village, containing about 60 houses. At the inclosure in 1819, the tithe was commuted for an allotment of 100 acres of land. The Primitive Methodists have a place of worship.

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