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Waingroves, Derbyshire

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Waingroves, Derbyshire

Waingroves is a small village in the Amber Valley district of Derbyshire, England, approximately two miles away from the town of Ripley. In woodland to the south of the village, there are remains of a Colliery site. Waingroves Hall was built in the 17th century for Richard Clayton. It was remodelled in the 1790s. It was sold in the 1960s for £68,000.
DistrictAmber Valley
Post townRIPLEY
Administrative CountyDerbyshire
Traditional CountyDerbyshire
OS GridSK4149
OS Settlement ClassificationOther settlement (village, hamlet etc)
RegionEast Midlands
Police AuthorityDerbyshire
Fire and Rescue AuthorityDerbyshire
Fire and Rescue AuthorityDerbyshire
Ambulance AuthorityEast Midlands
Dialling code01773

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