SK2260 : Churchyard, Church of All Saints

taken 4 years ago, near to Elton, Derbyshire, Great Britain

Churchyard, Church of All Saints
Churchyard, Church of All Saints
Church of All Saints, Elton
The Parish Church of All Saints was completely rebuilt in 1812 after the collapse of the old steeple onto the medieval church.
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Elton is a village in Derbyshire, and lies within the Peak District. There are no shops situated in the village but Elton has a small post office, church, school, village hall, pub and a sports field. Its nearest towns are Bakewell and Matlock. Elton was mentioned in the Domesday book in 1086.
Elton is situated on a hillside overlooking a rock formation known as Robin Hood's Stride. It lies on the division between gritstone and limestone countryside and there are examples of buildings and walls constructed with both types of stone in the village. It is a popular destination for cyclists and tourists looking for a quiet and relaxing time in the countryside.
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Date Taken
Sunday, 30 August, 2015   (more nearby)
Wednesday, 9 March, 2016
Geographical Context
Religious sites  Burial ground, Crematorium 
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SK 2217 6098 [10m precision]
WGS84: 53:8.7304N 1:40.1998W
Camera Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SK 2217 6097
View Direction
West-southwest (about 247 degrees)
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