Home

British Place Names

A comprehensive online gazetteer

Home » Leicestershire » Donington le Heath, Leicestershire - local map, administrative data, historical information and reader comments

Donington le Heath, Leicestershire

Local area map loading...

Donington le Heath, Leicestershire

Donington le Heath is a village on the River Sence just over 1 mile south of the centre of Coalville in North West Leicestershire. Donington is contiguous with the village of Hugglescote immediately to the east. Donington le Heath and Hugglescote and were part of the parish of Ibstock until 1878, when they were formed into a separate civil parish. In 1936 the parish was absorbed by the then urban district of Coalville.
DistrictNorth West Leicestershire
Post townCoalville
Administrative CountyLeicestershire
Traditional CountyLeicestershire
OS GridSK4112
OS Settlement ClassificationOther settlement (village, hamlet etc)
RegionEast Midlands
CountryEngland
Police AuthorityLeicestershire
Fire and Rescue AuthorityLeicestershire
Fire and Rescue AuthorityLeicestershire
Ambulance AuthorityEast Midlands
Dialling code01530
 

Other names by which Donington le Heath, Leicestershire has been known in the past

Donington ~ Donington Le Heath

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

Donington, hamlet, Ibstock par., S. Leicestershire. See HUGGLESCOTE AND DONINGTON.

Your comments about Donington le Heath, Leicestershire

What do you know about Donington le Heath, Leicestershire? Give us the benefit of your local knowledge and opinions here!

comments powered by Disqus