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Ticknall, Derbyshire

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Ticknall, Derbyshire

Ticknall is a small village and civil parish in South Derbyshire, England. Situated on the A514 road, close to Melbourne, it has three pubs, several small businesses, and a primary school. Two hundred years ago it was considerably larger and noisier with lime quarries, tramways and potteries. Coal was also dug close to the village. Close to the village is Calke Abbey, now a National Trust property.
DistrictSouth Derbyshire
Post townDERBY
Administrative CountyDerbyshire
Traditional CountyDerbyshire
OS GridSK3523
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 Ticknall, Derbyshire has been known in the past

Tickenhall ~ Tichenhalle

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

Tickenhall, Derbyshire. See TICKNALL.

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