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Marston on Dove, Derbyshire

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Marston on Dove, Derbyshire

Marston on Dove is nine miles south west of Derby and two miles south west of Tutbury in South Derbyshire. The Church of St Mary at Marston has the oldest bell in Derbyshire, which was cast in Leicester in 1366 and inscribed with the words `Hail Mary` by John de Stafford.
DistrictSouth Derbyshire
Post townDERBY
Administrative CountyDerbyshire
Traditional CountyDerbyshire
OS GridSK2329
OS Settlement ClassificationOther settlement (village, hamlet etc)
RegionEast Midlands
Police AuthorityDerbyshire
Fire and Rescue AuthorityDerbyshire
Fire and Rescue AuthorityDerbyshire
Ambulance AuthorityEast Midlands

Other names by which Marston on Dove, Derbyshire has been known in the past

Marston Upon Dove

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

Marston upon Dove, par. and township, Derbyshire, on river Dove, 8½ miles SW. of Derby - par., 4775 ac., pop. 1461; township, pop. 108.

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