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Coalville, Leicestershire

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Coalville, Leicestershire

Coalville is a town in North West Leicestershire, England, with a population estimated in 2003 to be almost 33,000. It is situated on the A511 trunk road between Leicester and Burton upon Trent, close to junction 22 of the M1 motorway where the A511 meets the A50 between Ashby-de-la-Zouch and Leicester.
DistrictNorth West Leicestershire
Post townCOALVILLE
Administrative CountyLeicestershire
Traditional CountyLeicestershire
OS GridSK4213
OS Settlement ClassificationTown
RegionEast Midlands
CountryEngland
Police AuthorityLeicestershire
Fire and Rescue AuthorityLeicestershire
Fire and Rescue AuthorityLeicestershire
Ambulance AuthorityEast Midlands
Dialling code01530
Population32,987 (2003 Estimate)
 

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

Coalville, vil. with ry. sta., Ibstock, Whitwick, and Packington pars., N. Leicestershire, 5 miles SE. of Ashby-de-la-Zouch and 114 miles NW. of London, pop. 1904; P.O., T.O., 1 Bank; stands in a great coal district.

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