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Nailstone, Leicestershire

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Nailstone, Leicestershire

Nailstone is a village and civil parish in the Hinckley and Bosworth district of Leicestershire, England, situated to the west of Leicester and 3 miles north-east of Market Bosworth. According to the 2001 census the parish had a population of 521. Dove Bank Primary School is located just outside the village. The catchment area for the school also includes the neighbouring village of Bagworth.
Administrative CountyLeicestershire
Traditional CountyLeicestershire
OS GridSK4107
OS Settlement ClassificationOther settlement (village, hamlet etc)
RegionEast Midlands
Police AuthorityLeicestershire

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

Nailstone, par., township, and vil., Leicestershire, 3 miles NE. of Market Bosworth - par., 3806 ac., pop. 487; township, pop. 389; P.O.

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