Updated 4 Dec 2007
WIRKSWORTH Parish Records 1600-1900
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Taken during 1850's by Alice HURT, from
a vantage point on the bridge. The group of people are believed
to be Albert Frederic HURT (1835-1907) and some of his family.
The building which can be seen through the trees to the left
of the Lodge is an old corn Mill. This is no longer visible from this
vantage point due to the growth of the woodland. The property on the skyline
above the Lodge is Hankin Farm.
The Bottom Lodge of the Alderwasley Estate stands at the entrance into the Park from what is now the A6 at Whatstandwell Bridge, OS reference 330-544.
The Census shows the following people living in the Lodge:
Taken during 1850's by Alice HURT.
Bottom Lodge appears in the center of this photo, above the
approaches to Whatstandwell Bridge.
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