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Bardon, Leicestershire

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Bardon, Leicestershire

Bardon is a civil parish and former village in North West Leicestershire about 1.5 miles southeast of the centre of Coalville. The parish includes Bardon Hill, which at 912 feet above sea level is the highest point in Leicestershire.
DistrictNorth West Leicestershire
Administrative CountyLeicestershire
Traditional CountyLeicestershire
OS GridSK4512
OS Settlement ClassificationOther settlement (village, hamlet etc)
RegionEast Midlands
Police AuthorityLeicestershire
Fire and Rescue AuthorityLeicestershire
Fire and Rescue AuthorityLeicestershire
Ambulance AuthorityEast Midlands
Dialling code01530
Population26 (2001 Census)

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

Bardon.-- par., in S. of co. and 10 miles NW. of Leicester, 1710 ac., pop. 74; P.O.

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