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And Derwent for Water | 24-Aug-17

Enquirer is looking for a poem that ends:

And Derwent for Water.

It refers to the village Derwent of Derwent in the Derbyshire Peak District, not Derwentwater in the Lake District

The poem is quoted in the book, Long Ago In Peakland by M. Andrews (Published 1948), where it refers to  '..an old rhyme about Peakland Villages which ended up  "And Derwent for Water".  

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