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Hartshorne, Derbyshire

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Hartshorne, Derbyshire

Hartshorne is a village in the English county of Derbyshire. It is north of the town of Swadlincote. The name is pronounced Harts-horne; the sh is not a digraph, as this is a compound. However, locals pronounce it "Artsun".
DistrictSouth Derbyshire
Post townSwadlincote
Administrative CountyDerbyshire
Traditional CountyDerbyshire
OS GridSK3221
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 Hartshorne, Derbyshire has been known in the past

Hartshorn ~ Heorteshorne

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

Hartshorn, par. and vil., N. Derbyshire, 3½ miles NW. of Ashby-de-la-Zouch, 2510 ac., pop. 1729; P.O., called Hartshorne; has extensive coal mines and mfrs. of pottery.

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