DERBYSHIRE HERITAGE Derbyshire Peak District - higger-tor

Thorpe Cloud
Thorpe Cloud
Thorpe Cloud stand at almost 1,000 feet above the Dove valley. Formed from coral bed reefs laid down in a tropical Carboniferous sea around 350 million years ago.
It derives its name from the Old English word 'clud' meaning a rock or hill, soThorpe Cloud translates to 'the hill by the farm'.
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