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On Foot Through the Peak, 1868*
Eighteenth and nineteenth century tour guides about Matlock Bath and Matlock
Four Smaller Advertisements
Lime Tree View Hydro (Cartledge), Rockside Hydro (Rowland),
Mr. Crowder and the Prince of Wales Hotel (Gordon)

High Tor, one of the book's illustrations
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Mr. Cartledge's advertisement

1. William Cartledge's Lime Tree View Hydropathic Establishment, Matlock Bank.

William Cartledge is listed in
Kelly's 1855 Directory
| White's 1857 Directory | the 1861 census | White's 1862 Directory (2 entries) |
Kelly's 1864 Directory | Harrod's Directory, 1870 | the 1871 census
Also see: Matlock: Mr. Cartledge's Lime Tree View Hydro, 1863
Derby & Derbyshire Convalescent Home (NALGO House)


Mr. Rowland was at Rockside

2. Charles Rowland's Rock Side Hydropathic Establishment, Matlock Bank.

There is more on Charles Rowland and Rockside.
See : Matlock: Cavendish Road, Claremont and Mr. Rowland
There are several pages about Rockside
See: Matlock and Matlock Bath Images (Matlock, Twentieth Century)


Mr. Crowder was a Newsagent

3. William Crowder's News Agency, Matlock Bank.

William Crowder is listed in the 1871 census | 1881 census
and in Kelly's, 1876 Directory | Kelly's 1891 Directory


Herny Gordon was at The Prince of Wales

4. Henry Gordon's Prince of Wales Hotel, Matlock Bath.

Henry Gordon is listed in the 1861 census | the 1871 census | Kelly's 1864 Directory

*Transcribed by Ann Andrews in November 2008 from:
Croston, James (1868) (2nd Ed) "On Foot Through the Peak; or a Summer Saunter Through the Hills and Dales of Derbyshire", Manchester: John Heywood, 141 & 143, Deansgate. London, Simpkin, Marshall & Co.
With my grateful thanks to Ray Ash who provided copies for me to OCR.
Image scans Copyright © Ray Ash and intended for personal use only.