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Smisby, Derbyshire

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Smisby, Derbyshire

Smisby is an ancient manor, a civil parish and small village in South Derbyshire, England. It is four miles (6 km) from Melbourne and near the Leicestershire border and the town of Ashby de la Zouch. The village including the outlying farms and houses has a population just over 200 that occupies some 110 properties.
DistrictSouth Derbyshire
Post townAshby de la Zouche
Administrative CountyDerbyshire
Traditional CountyDerbyshire
OS GridSK3419
OS Settlement ClassificationOther settlement (village, hamlet etc)
RegionEast Midlands
Police AuthorityDerbyshire
Fire and Rescue AuthorityDerbyshire
Fire and Rescue AuthorityDerbyshire
Ambulance AuthorityEast Midlands
Dialling code01530

Other names by which Smisby, Derbyshire has been known in the past


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

Smisby (or Smithsby), par. and vil., Derbyshire, 2 miles N. of Ashby de la Zouch, 1220 ac., pop. 289.

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