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Dale Abbey, Derbyshire

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Dale Abbey, Derbyshire

Dale Abbey is a village and civil parish in the borough of Erewash in Derbyshire in the East Midlands of England, 6 miles north east of Derby. Formerly known as Depedale or Deepdale, the village contains the remains of an abbey founded in the 12th or 13th century.
Administrative CountyDerbyshire
Traditional CountyDerbyshire
OS GridSK4338
OS Settlement ClassificationOther settlement (village, hamlet etc)
RegionEast Midlands
Police AuthorityDerbyshire
Fire and Rescue AuthorityDerbyshire
Fire and Rescue AuthorityDerbyshire
Ambulance AuthorityEast Midlands

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

Dale Abbey, par., in co. and 5½ miles NE. of Derby, 1806 ac., pop. 408; contains the ruins of Dale Abbey (1204), the stained glass windows of which are still preserved in Morley church.

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