Clay Cross

town and civil parish in North East Derbyshire, England

Clay Cross is a former mining town in north east Derbyshire, England. It is six miles south of Chesterfield. It is the former Roman road Ryknield Street. Near by settlements are North Wingfield, Tupton, Pilsley, Ashover, and Tibshelf.

Clay Cross
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The Clock tower is used for adult education
Population8,573 
OS grid referenceSK392631
Civil parish
  • Clay Cross
District
Shire county
Region
CountryEngland
Sovereign stateUnited Kingdom
Post townCHESTERFIELD
Postcode districtS45
Dialling code01246
EU ParliamentEast Midlands
UK Parliament
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Derbyshire