History of the village

We are trying to build up a picture of the village’s historical roots.  Information will be added to the website as it becomes available.  This information can be accessed by clicking on the links below.

Stanton in WW1

Saxon Stanton

Short history of the village

The Lead Mines of Stanton-in-Peak

Wartime memoirs of Cyril Warren

Family memoirs of Cyril Warren

Memorial Inscriptions and/or Headstone Records

We now have a full database of the above for Stanton churchyard and cemetery, including both burials and cremations. If you would like any information, please contact Charlie Watson on 01629 636902, or email charlie.watson@btinternet.com.