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Belper Parks in Duffield Frith -1

Ward

Park Name


Existed as a park in Duffield

Approx.  Size (acres)

Note

Early

Late

Duffield

Le Posterne

Postern

By 1296-1559

517

Disparked & leased out c. 1560

Le Champein/ Champagne

Champayne/ Champaigne/ Champion

By 1296-1329


Leased out from 1329

Beaurepair

Later Belper

Beaurepair/ Beaureper

Belper

c.1330-1633

100


Morley/ Marelei

Morley

By 1313-1633

491


Dey

Day




Denebihuyrne/ Denebyhuyrne


By 1296, gone by 1330


May not have been a deer park

Colebrook or Coldebrook

Schothull

Shottle

By 1296-1559

2000

(largest)

Milnhay


By 1313-1633

1000

Not a deer park

Seynendeclif/ Seyvenecliff

Shining Cliff

c.1280-1515

450

Leased out 1515

Holand later Hulland

Ravensdale

Ravensdale

By 1296-1633

450

Corresponds to modern civil parish of Ravensdale

Mannsis/ Mauncel/ Mauncell/ Mancell/ Manskell/ Mansfield

Mansell

By 1260?- 1633

200