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10 bizarre and unusual places to visit in and around Derbyshire

Are you looking for some out of the ordinary to do this weekend? Look no further...

Here's a rundown of some of the county's most unusual spots that are sure to make for a memorable experience.

Alongside the Derwent Dam in Derbyshire is a memorial stone dedicated to 'Tip' the sheepdog, who stayed by the body of her dead master Joseph Tagg on the Howden Moors for 15 weeks.

9. Tip the dog memorial

Alongside the Derwent Dam in Derbyshire is a memorial stone dedicated to 'Tip' the sheepdog, who stayed by the body of her dead master Joseph Tagg on the Howden Moors for 15 weeks.
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The reservoir served as a testing ground for bombers during the Second World War and the area is littered with the broken remains of crashed aircraft. Many report ghostly plane and UFO sightings here.

10. Ladybower Reservoir

The reservoir served as a testing ground for bombers during the Second World War and the area is littered with the broken remains of crashed aircraft. Many report ghostly plane and UFO sightings here.
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