Old Whittington Well Dressing under Construction at Old Whittington
Find out more about this ancient Derbyshire custom by watching the well dressers at work.
Venue: 113 Church Street North, Old Whittington, S41 9QR
Nearest Tourist Information Centre
Chesterfield (Tel: 01246 345777/8)
Donations gratefully accepted.
|Notes||Times are approximate.
Well will be finished by Friday at 4.00pm.
ContactMrs Kathleen Debell
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High Street, Old Whittington, Chesterfield, Derbyshire, S41 9LQ
Map reference: SK 384711 Lat: 53.23554 Long: -1.42613
Leave M1 motorway at junction 29 and follow A617 to Chesterfield (approx 4 miles). At traffic light controlled roundabout select right-hand lane and take 4th exit (A61). At traffic light controlled roundabout (Tesco) select middle lane and take 2nd exit (A61). At next roundabout (Little Chef) select right hand lane and take 4th exit (B6052). Go under bridge and follow road up hill into Old Whittington.
Follow A617 to junction with M1 motorway, then follow route from North/South.
Follow A619 into Chesterfield. At traffic light controlled roundabout (Lidl on left) select middle lane and take 3rd exit. At traffic lights go straight on. Keep in left lane and, as approach roundabout, select middle lane and take 2nd exit (A632). Turn immediately left into slip road to A61. At traffic light controlled roundabout (Tesco) take 2nd exit (A61), then follow route from North/South.
Accessible by Public Transport : 3 miles (4.8 kms) from Chesterfield station
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