Elsie & Fred Wigglesworth and Gladys & Denis Riley at the wedding of George & Margaret at Adel Church, 2 April 1956

Local history of Dethick, Lea & Holloway, and northern Matlock (Derbyshire) and Florence Nightingale

Wigglesworth and Riley family history

Wigglesworth WIGGS Riley Local history Links

Book list
Dethick, Lea and Holloway
Florence Nightingale

Local history and information about Dethick, Lea and Holloway, and Matlock, Derbyshire, including information about Florence Nightingale, one time resident of Holloway.

1791 Map of Holloway
From Burdett's Map of 1791
Burdett's map
From Burdett's Map of 1791


Books limited to a fairly narrow topic of local history allowed them to be produced quite quickly. This resulted in many subjects; these however came to fruition over time as information gradually came to light. The ‘Childhood memories’ obviously called on the recollections of villagers but equally so did the other booklets. Perhaps "For your tomorrow" will allow names of the fallen to be meaningful for a little longer.

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Copyright George & Margaret Wigglesworth 2006