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Overseal, Derbyshire

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Overseal, Derbyshire

Overseal is a village situated 3 miles south of Swadlincote, in South Derbyshire. It is sometimes locally pronounced as "Ovversale" and is the second southernmost settlement in Derbyshire, on the border with Leicestershire.
DistrictSouth Derbyshire
Administrative CountyDerbyshire
Traditional CountyLeicestershire
OS GridSK2915
OS Settlement ClassificationOther settlement (village, hamlet etc)
RegionEast Midlands
Police AuthorityDerbyshire
Fire and Rescue AuthorityDerbyshire
Fire and Rescue AuthorityDerbyshire
Ambulance AuthorityEast Midlands

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

Overseal, vil. (ry. sta. Overseal and Moira), Seal par., Leicestershire, 5 miles SW. of Ashby de la Zouch; P.O., T.O. See SEAL, NETHER AND OVER.

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