New Square in Chesterfield, 1968New Square in Chesterfield, 1968
New Square in Chesterfield, 1968

35 great retro photos show the way we used to live in Chesterfield, the Peaks and Amber Valley

Take a trip back in time with these great pictures which photographers have captured on trips to Chesterfield, Buxton, Matlock, Ripley and towns and villages across Derbyshire

See if you recognise anyone in these nostalgic pictures taken from our archives and Chesterfield Library’s local studies collection and Chesterfield museum.

For more photos from yesteryear, visit the retro section of our website.