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Wingerworth, Derbyshire

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Wingerworth, Derbyshire

Wingerworth is a relatively large village and parish near to Chesterfield, Derbyshire, England. It is one of the largest and most populous villages in the district of North East Derbyshire. Wingerworth is 3 miles southwest of the town of Chesterfield, 15 miles south of Sheffield and 150 miles north of the United Kingdom's capital, London. The settlements of Tupton, Clay Cross, Grassmoor and Ashover are also nearby.
DistrictNorth East Derbyshire
Post townCHESTERFIELD
Administrative CountyDerbyshire
Traditional CountyDerbyshire
OS GridSK3767
OS Settlement ClassificationOther settlement (village, hamlet etc)
RegionEast Midlands
CountryEngland
Police AuthorityDerbyshire
Fire and Rescue AuthorityDerbyshire
Fire and Rescue AuthorityDerbyshire
Ambulance AuthorityEast Midlands
Dialling code01246
Population6,720
 

Other names by which Wingerworth, Derbyshire has been known in the past

Wingreurde

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

Wingerworth, par. and vil., Derbyshire - par., 2958 ac., pop. 410; vil., 2½ miles S. of Chesterfield; P.O.; in vicinity is Wingerworth Hall, seat.

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