Ash, Derbyshire

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Ash
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Ash parish highlighted within Derbyshire
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Ash is a small civil parish in the South Derbyshire district of Derbyshire, with a population of 98 (2001 census). The parish includes scattered hamlets and Ashe Hall. Today Ashe hall is the Tara Buddhist Centre.[1]

Ashe Hall

History[edit]

Ash was listed in the Domesday book as Ashe in the hundred of Appletree,[2] belonging to Henry de Ferrers[3] and being worth thirty shillings.[4] The village was still known as Ashe in 1646,[5] then after 1770 was usually written as Ash.[6][7][8]

References[edit]

  1. ^ Established by meditation Master Venerable Geshe Kelsang Gyatso in Derbyshire in 1983 Tara Centre is a Kadampa Buddhist college and meditation centre, the building has 38 acres (150,000 m2) grounds and a tea room.
  2. ^ Open Domesday Online: Ashe, accessed May 2018.
  3. ^ Henry was given a large number of manors in Derbyshire including Doveridge, Breaston, Duffield and Cowley.
  4. ^ Ashe [sic] in Domesday Book: A Complete Translation. London: Penguin, 2003. ISBN 0-14-143994-7 p.746
  5. ^ [1] Map of Derbyshire (1646) by Joan Blaeu. Description: 1 Karte : Kupferdruck ; 37 x 48 cm Creator: Blaeu Publisher: Joan Blaeu. Accessed May 2018.
  6. ^ A Modern MAP of DERBY SHIRE Drawn from the latest Surveys' by J. Ellis c.1765
  7. ^ [2] Map of Derbyshire LIV.NW (includes: Ash; Bearwardcote; Burnaston; Dalbury Lees; Etwall; Hilton.) Revised: 1899 to 1900. Published: 1901. Accessed via National Library of Scotland, May 2018.
  8. ^ [3] Map of Derbyshire LIV.NW (includes: Ash; Bearwardcote; Burnaston; Dalbury Lees; Etwall; Hilton.) Surveyed: 1880 to 1881. Published: 1885. Accessed via National Library of Scotland, May 2018.

Coordinates: 52°53′31″N 1°37′12″W / 52.892°N 1.620°W / 52.892; -1.620