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Netherseal, Derbyshire

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Netherseal, Derbyshire

Netherseal (or 'Netherseale') is the southernmost village of the English county of Derbyshire, less than 2 miles from the neighbouring county of Leicestershire, and is close to the A444 and the important M42 motorway, on the banks of the River Mease. It is the final resting place of Sir Nigel Gresley and the birthplace of the historian, Eben William Robertson.
DistrictSouth Derbyshire
Post townSWADLINCOTE
Administrative CountyDerbyshire
Traditional CountyLeicestershire
OS GridSK2813
OS Settlement ClassificationOther settlement (village, hamlet etc)
RegionEast Midlands
CountryEngland
Police AuthorityDerbyshire
Fire and Rescue AuthorityDerbyshire
Fire and Rescue AuthorityDerbyshire
Ambulance AuthorityEast Midlands
 

Netherseal, Derbyshire in John Bartholomew's "Gazetteer of the British Isles" (1887)

Netherseal, vil., Seal par., Leicestershire, 5½ miles SW. of Ashby de la Zouch; P.O.; in vicinity are the seats of Netherseal Hall and Netherseal Old Hall.

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