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Re: Searching for Answers

Fri 5th Apr
Volunteers studying old maps
Re: Searching for Answers

A free event to help new Derwent Valley researchers get started.

Time: 10am to 4pm
Venue: Gothic Warehouse, opposite Cromford Mills, DE4 3RQ

  • Got a history question, about your family, your home, your community?
  • Discover how and what to research in and around the Derwent Valley Mills World Heritage Site.
  • This event will help you understand what information is out there and how you can access it.
  • Learn what’s available on-line, and where to go to see original documents.
  • Hear stories from others on how they got started.
  • Information on how to archive your research so it can help other researchers with similar questions.
  • No charge for participants – a light lunch is included, thanks to the Great Place Scheme.
  • Archives along the valley will be open specifically for attendees the following day.
  • To book yourself a place, email info@derwentvalleymills.org or telephone 01629 536830.
  • Places are limited – book now!

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