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Beeley, Derbyshire

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Beeley, Derbyshire

Beeley is a village and civil parish in the Derbyshire Dales district of northern Derbyshire, near Bakewell. It is on the B6012 road, between Rowsley and Edensor. It is part of the Peak District National Park, and has been part of the Chatsworth estate since the 18th century, when the Duke of Devonshire bought Beeley Hill Top and then much of the property piecemeal. Beeley Old Hall dates from the 17th century.
DistrictDerbyshire Dales
Post townMATLOCK
Administrative CountyDerbyshire
Traditional CountyDerbyshire
OS GridSK2667
OS Settlement ClassificationOther settlement (village, hamlet etc)
RegionEast Midlands
CountryEngland
Police AuthorityDerbyshire
Fire and Rescue AuthorityDerbyshire
Fire and Rescue AuthorityDerbyshire
Ambulance AuthorityEast Midlands
 

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

Begelie

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

Beeley, township and eccl. dist. (St Anne), Bakewell par., N. Derbyshire, on river Derwent, 3 miles SE. of Bakewell, 3237 ac., pop. 362.

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