THE best starting point for any information about the history of Hollinsclough and the surrounding areas:

Peeling Back the Layers: Community Archaeology Project at Under Whitle, Sheen:

Buxton Museum’s Project: Collections in the Landscape.  See News and Events page for more information about Hollinsclough event.

Staffordshire Archives:

Picture the Past – a huge archive of photographs, mostly Derbyshire but some Staffordshire and other areas:

Buxton Local History Society:

Farming History: Deborah, our Vice Chair, has written some really fascinating articles on the history of agriculture for Farming UK magazine. (

Humankind’s Greatest Invention and How did the Humble Cow evolve?  

Local weather – check here before venturing out to Hollinsclough in winter:

Webcam at Flash Bar, not far from Hollinsclough: