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Trusley, Derbyshire

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Trusley, Derbyshire

Trusley is a parish and small village in South Derbyshire. The manor was given to Henry de Ferrers together with many villages in Derbyshire for his contribution to the Norman Conquest. More recently the hall and manor house have been the homes of the Coke family. Notable members of that family include George Coke and D'Ewes Coke. Its most famous son is Sir John Coke (d.1644), statesman. The village has an eighteenth-century church which was entirely rebuilt in 1712.
DistrictSouth Derbyshire
Post townDERBY
Administrative CountyDerbyshire
Traditional CountyDerbyshire
OS GridSK2535
OS Settlement ClassificationOther settlement (village, hamlet etc)
RegionEast Midlands
CountryEngland
Police AuthorityDerbyshire
Fire and Rescue AuthorityDerbyshire
Fire and Rescue AuthorityDerbyshire
Ambulance AuthorityEast Midlands
 

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

Trusley, par., in co. and 6 miles W. of Derby, 1086 ac., pop. 88.

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