Chatsworth House ~ home of the Dukes of Devonshire , the Canvendish Family. Mary Queen of Scots was imprisoned here.

Chatsworth House ~ home of the Dukes of Devonshire , the Canvendish Family. Mary Queen of Scots was imprisoned here.

Haddon Hall,  Bakewell, Derbyshire, is one of the seats of the Duke of Rutland. It is currently occupied by Lord Edward Manners (brother of the current Duke) and his family. In form a medieval manor house, it has been described as "the most complete and most interesting house of [its] period". The origins of the hall date to the 11th century. The current medieval and Tudor hall includes additions added at various stages between the 13th and the 17th centuries.

Haddon Hall, Bakewell, Derbyshire, is one of the seats of the Duke of Rutland. It is currently occupied by Lord Edward Manners (brother of the current Duke) and his family. In form a medieval manor house, it has been described as "the most complete and most interesting house of [its] period". The origins of the hall date to the 11th century. The current medieval and Tudor hall includes additions added at various stages between the 13th and the 17th centuries.

Richard Arkwright Junior. Left -  Richard Arkwright Junior.  Portrait after R Reinagle hung in the Richard Arkwright & Co bank in Wirksworth. Raised at Bakewell, Derbyshire, he was a quiet, humble and hardworking man with a Midas touch, expanding the fortune he received from his famous father by many fold. He died the richest commoner in England.

Richard Arkwright Junior. Left - Richard Arkwright Junior. Portrait after R Reinagle hung in the Richard Arkwright & Co bank in Wirksworth. Raised at Bakewell, Derbyshire, he was a quiet, humble and hardworking man with a Midas touch, expanding the fortune he received from his famous father by many fold. He died the richest commoner in England.

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