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  • Arkwright's Mill, Cromford

    Richard Arkwright came to Cromford in 1771 and established with his partners a water powered cotton spinning mill.This was an exciting time, being the dawn of the industrial revolution.The first mill was a modest afffair, but was followed by a larger one in 1776, and later a complex of mills all harnessing the same water power source.The site is...

  • Castleton

    The Peak District park is a very popular for hiking and walking and the little village of Castleton caters to the walkers and tourists. Castleton is also famous for a crystal mineral called Blue John, the only place in the world it's found and is just used decoratively. This probably comes from "Bleu Jaune" because the stone is blue sometimes with...

  • Matlock Bath

    Matlock Bath was a spa town and is in an area that used to be concerned with lead mining along the River Derwent that winds it's way through Matlock. You can rent rowing punts or short kayaks to travel the river. The high street, or promenade, is lined with gift shops, a few amusement arcades, a Mining Museum in a large pavilion and lots of little...

  • Buxton

    Buxton is in the Peak District which is a lovely part of Northwest England, perhaps not as dramatic as the Lake District but still worth a visit. It's actually quite high above sea level, about 1000 feet around Buxton which is an old spa town with baths and a lot of beautiful and elegant Georgian and Victorian buildings. We took the train from...

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