Thorpe is an Ancient Parish in the county of Derbyshire.
Other places in the parish include: Hanson Grange.
Parish registers begin:
- Parish registers: 1538
- Bishop’s Transcripts: 1663
- Fenny Bentley
- Blore Ray
- Alsop en le Dale
The Imperial Gazetteer of England & Wales 1870
THORPE, a parish in Ashborne district, Derby; on the river Dove, 3 miles N by W of Ashborne r. station. It has a post-office under Ashborne. Acres, 1,400. Real property, £2,527. Pop., 204. Houses, 43. The manor belongs to T. B. Adderley, Esq. The scenery is romantic, and is much visited by tourists. The living is a rectory in the diocese of Lichfield. Value, £144. Patron, the Bishop of L. The church is old, and has a Norman tower.
Source: The Imperial Gazetteer of England & Wales [Wilson, John M]. A. Fullarton & Co. N. d. c. [1870-72].
Civil Registration District: Ashbourne
Probate Court: Court of the Bishop of Lichfield (Episcopal Consistory)
Rural Deanery: Ashbourne
Poor Law Union: Ashbourne