Clay Cross

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Clay Cross
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The Clock tower is used for adult education
Population 8,573 
OS grid reference SK392631
Civil parish
  • Clay Cross
District
Shire county
Region
Country England
Sovereign state United Kingdom
Post town CHESTERFIELD
Postcode district S45
Dialling code 01246
EU Parliament East Midlands
UK Parliament
List of places
UK
England
Derbyshire

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.