The history of Knowleston Place in Matlock

The history of Knowleston Place in Matlock

Glendon (number 7) is part of the row of four grand Early Victorian residences built between 1857 and 1858 by local industrialist John Knowles on Knowleston Place. The properties were described as beautiful villas, with ornamental and rock gardens opposite shared...
Matlock Victorian Christmas weekend

Matlock Victorian Christmas weekend

In the Market for some Christmas shopping? Christmas markets date from the Middle Ages in German-speaking European countries, with Vienna’s December market first held in 1294. Although the earliest known market taking place at that time of year, it wasn’t a true...
Matlock Illuminations

Matlock Illuminations

Each year Matlock Bath stages the illuminated boat procession along the Derwent River. The first procession of candle lit boats took place in 1897, to mark the diamond jubilee of Queen Victoria. As a young princess, Victoria has stayed in Matlock Bath (perhaps to...

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