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Brampton, Derbyshire

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Brampton, Derbyshire

Brampton is an area to the west of Chesterfield, Derbyshire. Originally a village separate from the town, it became absorbed into it over time due to urban sprawl. It is centred around Chatsworth Road, the main aertial road that connects the town with the Peak District and Manchester.
Administrative CountyDerbyshire
Traditional CountyDerbyshire
OS GridSK3670
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 Brampton, Derbyshire has been known in the past

Old Brampton

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

Brampton, par., E. Derbysh., 3½ miles NW. of Chesterfield, 8156 ac. (32 water), pop. 6385; P.O., called Old Brampton.

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