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Moira, Leicestershire

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Moira, Leicestershire

Moira is a former mining village about 2.5 miles west of Ashby-de-la-Zouch in North West Leicestershire, England. The village is about 3 miles miles south of Swadlincote and forms part of the boundary with Derbyshire.
DistrictNorth West Leicestershire
Post townSwadlincote
Administrative CountyLeicestershire
Traditional CountyLeicestershire
OS GridSK3115
OS Settlement ClassificationOther settlement (village, hamlet etc)
RegionEast Midlands
Police AuthorityLeicestershire
Fire and Rescue AuthorityLeicestershire
Fire and Rescue AuthorityLeicestershire
Ambulance AuthorityEast Midlands
Dialling code01530

Moira, Leicestershire in John Bartholomew's "Gazetteer of the British Isles" (1887)

Moira, vil. with ry. sta., in par. and 2½ miles SW. of Ashby-de-la-Zouch, Leicestershire; has coal mines.

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