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The A6 is one of the main historic north–south roads in England.
Alluvium (from the Latin alluvius, from alluere, "to wash against") is loose, unconsolidated (not cemented together into a solid rock) soil or sediments, which has been eroded, reshaped by water in some form, and redeposited in a non-marine setting.
An Archimedes' screw, also known by the name the Archimedean screw or screw pump, is a machine historically (and also currently) used for transferring water from a low-lying body of water into irrigation ditches.
Axe Edge Moor is the major moorland southwest of Buxton in the Peak District.
Birch Vale is a village in the High Peak district of Derbyshire, just outside the boundary of the Peak District National Park, between New Mills and Hayfield.
Blitz were a street punk/Oi! band from New Mills, Derbyshire, England, formed in 1980 producing albums until 1983.
Bob Hope is a fictional character from the British ITV soap opera, Emmerdale, played by Tony Audenshaw.
Brookbottom is a hamlet about a mile outside New Mills in the High Peak borough of Derbyshire, England.
Buxton is a spa town in Derbyshire, in the East Midlands region of England.
The Buxton line is a railway line in Northern England, connecting Manchester with Buxton in Derbyshire.
Calico (in British usage since 1505) is a plain-woven textile made from unbleached and often not fully processed cotton.
The Carboniferous is a geologic period and system that spans 60 million years from the end of the Devonian Period million years ago (Mya), to the beginning of the Permian Period, Mya.
Carlisle (or from Cumbric: Caer Luel Cathair Luail) is the county town of Cumbria.
The Cat and Fiddle Inn is the second-highest inn or public house in England (the Tan Hill Inn being the highest).
The Catholic Church, also known as the Roman Catholic Church, is the largest Christian church, with more than 1.299 billion members worldwide.
Chapel-en-le-Frith is a small town and civil parish in Derbyshire, England.
Cheshire (archaically the County Palatine of Chester) is a county in North West England, bordering Merseyside and Greater Manchester to the north, Derbyshire to the east, Staffordshire and Shropshire to the south and Flintshire, Wales and Wrexham county borough to the west.
Chinley is a rural village in the High Peak Borough of Derbyshire, England, with a population of 2,796 at the 2011 Census.
The Church of England (C of E) is the state church of England.
Co-op Food, previously trading as The Co-operative Food, is a brand devised for the food retail business of the consumer co-operative movement in the United Kingdom.
The coal measures is a lithostratigraphical term for the coal-bearing part of the Upper Carboniferous System.
Coal mining is the process of extracting coal from the ground.
Congregational churches (also Congregationalist churches; Congregationalism) are Protestant churches in the Reformed tradition practicing congregationalist church governance, in which each congregation independently and autonomously runs its own affairs.
A cotton mill is a factory housing powered spinning or weaving machinery for the production of yarn or cloth from cotton, an important product during the Industrial Revolution when the early mills were important in the development of the factory system.
Derby is a city and unitary authority area in Derbyshire, England.
Derbyshire is a county in the East Midlands of England.
Derbyshire County Council is the upper-tier local authority for the non-metropolitan county of Derbyshire, England.
Disley is a village and civil parish in the unitary authority of Cheshire East and the ceremonial county of Cheshire, England,Disley Parish Council; The Parish of Disley (Official Guide).
Disley Tunnel was built by the Midland Railway in 1902 on its line between New Mills South Junction and Manchester Central, which was more direct than the congested and difficult lines through Stockport Tiviot Dale.
The Duchy of Lancaster is, since 1399, the private estate of the British sovereign as Duke of Lancaster.
Emmerdale (known as Emmerdale Farm until 1989) is a British soap opera set in Emmerdale (known as Beckindale until 1994), a fictional village in the Yorkshire Dales.
Ferrous metallurgy is the metallurgy of iron and its alloys.
The Forest of High Peak was, in medieval times, a moorland forest covering most of the north west of Derbyshire, England, extending as far south as Tideswell and Buxton.
A foundry is a factory that produces metal castings.
Furness Vale is a village in the High Peak district of Derbyshire, England, between New Mills and Whaley Bridge.
Glossop is a market town in the High Peak, Derbyshire, England, about east of Manchester, west of Sheffield and north of the county town, Matlock.
The Goyt Way is a walking route from Etherow Country Park, Greater Manchester, to Whaley Bridge, Derbyshire, following the valley of the River Goyt.
Greater Manchester is a metropolitan county in North West England, with a population of 2,782,100.
Gritstone or grit is a hard, coarse-grained, siliceous sandstone.
Hague Bar is a village in Derbyshire, England, near New Mills, Marple and Stockport.
Hayfield is a village and civil parish in High Peak, Derbyshire, England, with a population of around 2,700.
High Lane is a village in the Metropolitan Borough of Stockport, Greater Manchester, England.
High Peak is a constituency created in 1885, and has been represented in the House of Commons of the UK Parliament since 2017 by Ruth George, of the Labour Party.
High Peak Borough Council is the local authority for High Peak, a borough of Derbyshire, England.
High Peak Buses Limited is a bus company based in Dove Holes, Derbyshire, formed in 2012.
High Peak is a borough in Derbyshire, England.
The historic counties of England are areas that were established for administration by the Normans, in many cases based on earlier kingdoms and shires created by the Anglo-Saxons and others.
The Hope Valley line is a trans-Pennine railway line in England, linking Sheffield with Manchester.
An ice age is a period of long-term reduction in the temperature of Earth's surface and atmosphere, resulting in the presence or expansion of continental and polar ice sheets and alpine glaciers.
Ironstone is a sedimentary rock, either deposited directly as a ferruginous sediment or created by chemical replacement, that contains a substantial proportion of an iron compound from which iron either can be or once was smelted commercially.
John Potts (1791–1841) was the inventor of a method of calico printing by the use of copper rollers onto which patterns had been engraved.
John Wesley (2 March 1791) was an English cleric and theologian who, with his brother Charles and fellow cleric George Whitefield, founded Methodism.
Kinder Scout is a moorland plateau and National Nature Reserve in the Dark Peak of the Derbyshire Peak District in England.
The Labour Party is a centre-left political party in the United Kingdom.
Lantern Pike is a hill located just outside Hayfield, in Derbyshire, England.
Lead is a chemical element with symbol Pb (from the Latin plumbum) and atomic number 82.
The Liberal Democrats (often referred to as Lib Dems) are a liberal British political party, formed in 1988 as a merger of the Liberal Party and the Social Democratic Party (SDP), a splinter group from the Labour Party, which had formed the SDP–Liberal Alliance from 1981.
This is a list of the cotton and other textile mills in Derbyshire, England.
New Mills is a civil parish in High Peak, Derbyshire.
Little Hayfield is a hamlet in the Peak District National Park, in Derbyshire, England.
London is the capital and most populous city of England and the United Kingdom.
Love Hearts are a type of confectionery manufactured by Swizzels Matlow in the United Kingdom.
Lyme Park is a large estate located south of Disley, Cheshire.
Macclesfield is a market town and civil parish in Cheshire, England.
Manchester is a city and metropolitan borough in Greater Manchester, England, with a population of 530,300.
Manchester Airport is an international airport in Ringway, Manchester, England, south-west of Manchester city centre.
The Manchester Times was a weekly newspaper published in Manchester, England, from 1828 to 1922.
A marina (from Spanish, Portuguese and Italian: marina, "coast" or "shore") is a dock or basin with moorings and supplies for yachts and small boats.
Marple is a small town within the Metropolitan Borough of Stockport, in Greater Manchester, England.
Matlock is the county town of Derbyshire, England.
Mellor is a village in Greater Manchester, England, between Marple Bridge and New Mills and near the county boundary with Derbyshire.
A member of parliament (MP) is the representative of the voters to a parliament.
Methodism or the Methodist movement is a group of historically related denominations of Protestant Christianity which derive their inspiration from the life and teachings of John Wesley, an Anglican minister in England.
The Methodist Church of Great Britain is the fourth-largest Christian denomination in Britain and the mother church to Methodists worldwide.
The Metropolitan Borough of Stockport is a metropolitan borough of Greater Manchester in North West England.
The Midland Railway (MR) was a railway company in the United Kingdom from 1844 to 1922, when it became part of the London, Midland and Scottish Railway.
The Midshires Way is a long-distance footpath and bridleway that runs for from the Chiltern Hills from near Bledlow in Buckinghamshire, through the Midlands counties of Northamptonshire, Leicestershire, Nottinghamshire and Derbyshire, to Stockport, Greater Manchester.
The Namurian is a stage in the regional stratigraphy of northwest Europe with an age between roughly 326 and 313 Ma (million years ago).
The national parks of England and Wales are areas of relatively undeveloped and scenic landscape that are designated under the National Parks and Access to the Countryside Act (2016).
New Mills Association Football Club ('The Millers') are an English football club based in New Mills, Derbyshire.
New Mills Central railway station serves the town of New Mills in Derbyshire, England.
New Mills Newtown railway station serves the town of New Mills in Derbyshire, England.
New Mills School & Sixth Form is a comprehensive school, situated in the town of New Mills, in the north west of Derbyshire.
Newtown is an area of the town of New Mills in the High Peak borough of Derbyshire, England.
The Northern Premier League is an English football league that was founded in 1968.
The Office for National Statistics (ONS) is the executive office of the UK Statistics Authority, a non-ministerial department which reports directly to the UK Parliament.
Oi! is a subgenre of punk rock that originated in the United Kingdom in the late 1970s.
Ollersett is an area of New Mills, Derbyshire, England, about northeast of the town centre, between St.
Parma Violets are a British violet-flavoured tablet confectionery manufactured by the Derbyshire company Swizzels Matlow.
The Peak District is an upland area in England at the southern end of the Pennines.
The Peak Forest Canal is a narrow (gauge) locked artificial waterway in northern England.
The Plain English Campaign (PEC) is a commercial editing and training firm based in the United Kingdom.
The Pleistocene (often colloquially referred to as the Ice Age) is the geological epoch which lasted from about 2,588,000 to 11,700 years ago, spanning the world's most recent period of repeated glaciations.
Poaching has been defined as the illegal hunting or capturing of wild animals, usually associated with land use rights.
Quakers (or Friends) are members of a historically Christian group of religious movements formally known as the Religious Society of Friends or Friends Church.
The River Dane is a tributary of the River Weaver that originates in the Peak District area of England.
The River Goyt is a river in North West England.
The River Kinder is a small river, only about long, in northwestern Derbyshire, England.
The River Sett is a river that flows through the High Peak borough of Derbyshire, in north western England.
Rowarth is a hamlet about 2.5 miles (4 km) north of New Mills in the High Peak borough of Derbyshire, England.
Ruth Stephanie Nicole George (born 27 November 1969) is a British Labour Party politician, who became the Member of Parliament (MP) for High Peak in Derbyshire at the 2017 United Kingdom general election.
Sandstone is a clastic sedimentary rock composed mainly of sand-sized (0.0625 to 2 mm) mineral particles or rock fragments.
The screw turbine is a water turbine which uses the principle of the Archimedean screw to convert the potential energy of water on an upstream level into work.
A secondary school is both an organization that provides secondary education and the building where this takes place.
The Sett Valley Trail is a cycle- and bridleway in Derbyshire, England, linking the village of Hayfield and the town of New Mills (via Birch Vale and Ollersett).
The Sheffield and Midland Railway Companies' Committee was incorporated by Act of Parliament in 1869 as a joint venture between the Midland Railway and the Manchester, Sheffield and Lincolnshire Railway.
Stagecoach Manchester Greater Manchester Buses South Limited is a bus operator in Greater Manchester, England.
Stockport is a large town in Greater Manchester, England, south-east of Manchester city centre, where the River Goyt and Tame merge to create the River Mersey.
The Stockport, Disley and Whaley Bridge Railway was an early railway company in England which was opened in 1857 between Stockport Edgeley and Whaley Bridge.
In geology and related fields, a stratum (plural: strata) is a layer of sedimentary rock or soil, or igneous rock that were formed at the Earth's surface, with internally consistent characteristics that distinguish it from other layers.
Street punk (alternatively spelled streetpunk) is an urban working class-based fusion genre of punk rock and New Wave Of British Heavy Metal which took shape in the early 1980s, partly as a rebellion against the perceived artistic pretensions of the first wave of British punk.
Swizzels Matlow also known as just Swizzels is a confectionery manufacturer based in New Mills, Derbyshire, near Stockport in the United Kingdom.
In structural geology, a syncline is a fold with younger layers closer to the center of the structure.
Tertiary is the former term for the geologic period from 65 million to 2.58 million years ago, a timespan that occurs between the superseded Secondary period and the Quaternary.
Textile bleaching is one of the stages in the manufacture of textiles.
The Blitz was a German bombing offensive against Britain in 1940 and 1941, during the Second World War.
Todd Brook is a small river running through the English counties of Cheshire and Derbyshire.
Toddbrook Reservoir was built in 1831 as a feeder for the Peak Forest Canal.
Antony "Tony" Audenshaw (born 6 September 1964, in Denton, Greater Manchester) is an English actor, best known for his role as Bob Hope on the popular ITV1 soap Emmerdale a role he has played since 2000.
Torr Vale Mill is a Grade II* listed former cotton mill located in New Mills, Derbyshire, England.
Torrs Hydro is a micro hydroelectric scheme, owned by the community, in New Mills, Derbyshire.
The University of Nottingham is a public research university in Nottingham, United Kingdom.
The Variscan or Hercynian orogeny is a geologic mountain-building event caused by Late Paleozoic continental collision between Euramerica (Laurussia) and Gondwana to form the supercontinent of Pangaea.
Whaley Bridge is a small town and civil parish in the High Peak district of Derbyshire, England, on the River Goyt southeast of Manchester, north of Buxton, east of Macclesfield and west of Sheffield.
Whitle is a historic hamlet in Derbyshire.
William Swinden Barber FRIBA (29 March 1832 – 26 November 1908), also W. S. Barber or W. Swinden Barber, was an English Gothic Revival and Arts and Crafts architect, specialising in modest but finely furnished Anglican churches.