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Smalley, Derbyshire

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Smalley, Derbyshire

Smalley is a village on the main A608 Heanor to Derby road in Derbyshire in the East Midlands of England. Its name came from Anglo-Saxon Smæl-lēah = "narrow woodland clearing". Smalley is part of the Borough of Amber Valley and has its own Parish Council.
DistrictAmber Valley
Post townILKESTON
Administrative CountyDerbyshire
Traditional CountyDerbyshire
OS GridSK4044
OS Settlement ClassificationOther settlement (village, hamlet etc)
RegionEast Midlands
CountryEngland
Police AuthorityDerbyshire
Fire and Rescue AuthorityDerbyshire
Fire and Rescue AuthorityDerbyshire
Ambulance AuthorityEast Midlands
Dialling code01332 + 01773
 

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

Smalei

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

Smalley, township and vil., Morley par., Derbyshire - township, 1718 ac., pop. 815; vil., 4 miles NW. of Ilkeston; P.O., T.O.; in vicinity is Smalley Hall, seat.

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