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Findern, Derbyshire

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Findern, Derbyshire

Findern is a village in south Derbyshire. Although a railway runs through it, there is no station, the nearest stations are Willington, Pear Tree and Derby. There are two level crossings: one that is to the South East of the village down Commonpiece Lane, which is one of the few remaining push open ones, and an automatic one on the parish border with Willington - there has been at least one fatality there.
DistrictSouth Derbyshire
Post townDERBY
Administrative CountyDerbyshire
Traditional CountyDerbyshire
OS GridSK3030
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 Findern, Derbyshire has been known in the past

Finderon ~ Findre

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

Findern, township and vil., Mickleover par., in co. and 5 miles SW. of Derby, pop. 405.

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