Welcome to the Eltisley History Society Archives pages. These pages are constantly updated as we uncover new information. Please feel free to share your local knowledge too. Please contact us with news, information or requests.

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A Brief History

From St Pandiona to the present day, view Eltisley’s timeline.

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Local Families

Jane Cromwell, sister of Oliver, lived here after marrying local lord of the manor, John Desborough. Read about them and other prominent local families.

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Graveyard Mapping

We have mapped names locations and inscriptions. Use our interactive map to explore the churchyard. 

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Places of Interest

Explore the interactive map of the village and read the stories of some of our more interesting buildings. 

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