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Wadshelf, Derbyshire

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Wadshelf, Derbyshire

Wadshelf is a small village in Derbyshire located between Chesterfield and Baslow, just inside the Peak District national park. It lies very close to Wigley, Brampton and Holymoorside. The name is believed to be a corruption of Watch Hill. The village has a pub, The Highwayman on the main A619 road.
DistrictNorth East Derbyshire
Post townCHESTERFIELD
Administrative CountyDerbyshire
Traditional CountyDerbyshire
OS GridSK3170
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 Wadshelf, Derbyshire has been known in the past

Wadesel

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