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Historical Event, Mon 24 Oct 2016

Sir Richard Arkwirghts Cromford Mills

Sir Richard Arkwirghts Cromford Mills


Starts from: Shop in the Yard, Cromford Mills, DE4 3RQ.

Enjoy a walk with Doreen Buxton through Willersley Castle’s grounds in the footsteps of a 19th century visitor, including a detour to consider Masson Mill and its unusual weir from river level. There will also be the opportunity (which such a visitor did not get) to have a short peep insider the house

Baby changing facilitiesCredit cards accepted (no fee)Disabled toiletsFacilities for groupsFacilities for educational visitsFrench signs/guidesGift shopOn-site cateringPicnic siteWheelchairs available

Event details

Dates Times
Mon 24 Oct 2016 10:00 to 16:00


Cost: £4 per person.
Pre-booking recommended on 01629 536831.
The tour will involve some steady uphill walking and some uneven ground. Please wear stout shoes and clothing appropriate for the weather.



See location of Arkwright's Cromford Mills on Google mapsSee location on Google maps

Map reference: SK 299570  Lat: 53.10997 Long: -1.55463

Situated off the A6 at Cromford

Parking: free

Accessible by Public Transport: 1 mile from Cromford station


  • Baby changing facilitiesBaby changing facilities
  • Credit cards accepted (no fee)Credit cards accepted (no fee)
  • Disabled toiletsDisabled toilets
  • Facilities for groupsFacilities for groups
  • Facilities for educational visitsFacilities for educational visits
  • French signs/guidesFrench signs/guides
  • Gift shopGift shop
  • On-site cateringOn-site catering
  • Picnic sitePicnic site
  • Wheelchairs availableWheelchairs available