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This photograph is taken from a BBC film about Ladybower reservoir made in the and on show here . The reservoir was formed in 1943 b. Great Places, Places To Go, Beautiful Places, Peak District England, Chesterfield Derbyshire, Derwent Valley, Lost Village, Sheffield England, Northern England

The Village That Died For Derbyshire

This photograph is taken from a BBC film about Ladybower reservoir made in the 1960's and on show here . The reservoir was formed in 1943 b...

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Haunting photos reveal ‘lost’ Derbyshire village drowned by large reservoir Ashopton in north Derbyshire had a population of about 100 people and boasted dozens of cottages, a pub and village hall before it disappeared under water in 1943 Peak District England, Derwent Valley, Lost Village, Derbyshire, Going Home, British History, Image Shows, Atlantis, Old Photos

It's Derbyshire's Atlantis! Stunning images show 'lost' village

This remarkable set of photographs of the 'drowned' British village of Ashopton is going up for auction, showing what it looked like in the late 19th and early 20th century before it was flooded.

A postcard shows the spire of Derwent's church emerging from the water after the valley was flooded Lost Village, Peak District, Local History, Derbyshire, Going Home, Coventry, Bury, Sheffield, Abandoned

The villages buried in a 'watery grave'

Postcards of the lost communities in Derbyshire are "going home" after being sold at auction.

A horse and carriage at the Ashopton Inn in the early Silt has already covered the remains of the village's buildings Old Pictures, Old Photos, Peak District England, Derwent Valley, Duke Of Devonshire, Lost Village, Make Way, First Photograph, Derbyshire

It's Derbyshire's Atlantis! Stunning images show 'lost' village

This remarkable set of photographs of the 'drowned' British village of Ashopton is going up for auction, showing what it looked like in the late 19th and early 20th century before it was flooded.

This is one in a series of remarkable photographs of the ¿drowned¿ village of Ashopton in Derbyshire that has come to light Old Pictures, Old Photos, Derwent Valley, Duke Of Devonshire, Lost Village, People Poses, First Photograph, Derbyshire, Sheffield

It's Derbyshire's Atlantis! Stunning images show 'lost' village

This remarkable set of photographs of the 'drowned' British village of Ashopton is going up for auction, showing what it looked like in the late 19th and early 20th century before it was flooded.

A group of young people posed on Ouzeldon Bridge which was lost along with the village of Ashopton in Derbyshire Old Pictures, Old Photos, Derwent Valley, Duke Of Devonshire, Lost Village, People Poses, First Photograph, Derbyshire, British History

It's Derbyshire's Atlantis! Stunning images show 'lost' village

This remarkable set of photographs of the 'drowned' British village of Ashopton is going up for auction, showing what it looked like in the late 19th and early 20th century before it was flooded.

The postcards have been consigned for auction by a collector from Derbyshire who has amassed them over the past 30 years Peak District England, Derwent Valley, Lost Village, Make Way, First Photograph, History Photos, Local History, Derbyshire, Coventry

It's Derbyshire's Atlantis! Stunning images show 'lost' village

This remarkable set of photographs of the 'drowned' British village of Ashopton is going up for auction, showing what it looked like in the late 19th and early 20th century before it was flooded.

The old toll house in Ashopton, one of the photos in a set expected to sell for just at auction next week Local History, British History, Old Pictures, Old Photos, Vintage Photos, Peak District England, Derwent Valley, Lost Village, Toll House

It's Derbyshire's Atlantis! Stunning images show 'lost' village

This remarkable set of photographs of the 'drowned' British village of Ashopton is going up for auction, showing what it looked like in the late 19th and early 20th century before it was flooded.

Haunting century photos reveal 'lost' Derbyshire village drowned by large reservoir Derwent Valley, Lost Village, Make Way, First Photograph, Derbyshire, Going Home, Sheffield, Norfolk, Countryside

It's Derbyshire's Atlantis! Stunning images show 'lost' village

This remarkable set of photographs of the 'drowned' British village of Ashopton is going up for auction, showing what it looked like in the late 19th and early 20th century before it was flooded.

The vendor, who wishes to remain anonymous, was fascinated that there was a lost village so close to where she lives Peak District England, Derwent Valley, Duke Of Devonshire, Lost Village, Toll House, Make Way, First Photograph, Derbyshire, Photographs

It's Derbyshire's Atlantis! Stunning images show 'lost' village

This remarkable set of photographs of the 'drowned' British village of Ashopton is going up for auction, showing what it looked like in the late 19th and early 20th century before it was flooded.

The Winthorpes, who lived in the village, are pictured. It has been underwater for 74 years after being flooded for a reservoir Old Pictures, Old Photos, Peak District England, Derwent Valley, Duke Of Devonshire, Lost Village, First Photograph, Derbyshire, British History

It's Derbyshire's Atlantis! Stunning images show 'lost' village

This remarkable set of photographs of the 'drowned' British village of Ashopton is going up for auction, showing what it looked like in the late 19th and early 20th century before it was flooded.