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Codnor Castle, Codnor Lane, Codnor, c 1800?

Codnor Castle is a 13th century stone keep and bailey fortress, founded by William Peveril. It is the only other such early-medieval castles in Derbyshire (the other being Peveril Castle at Castleton). Once the home of the Grey and Zouch families. Henry Grey, a philosopher and alchemist, obtained from the credulous Edward IV, a license to practice the transmutation of metals (hoping to turn them i…