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Keyham, Leicestershire

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Keyham, Leicestershire

Keyham is a village situated in Leicestershire, approximately 7 miles east of Leicester. Mention of Keyham can be found as early as the 11th century. The village includes a village hall and the "Dog and Gun" public house. The Anglican All Saints' Church is part of a group benefice with Hungarton, Billesdon, Goadby and Skeffington. A service is held there twice a month.
DistrictHarborough
Post townLEICESTER
Administrative CountyLeicestershire
Traditional CountyLeicestershire
OS GridSK6706
OS Settlement ClassificationOther settlement (village, hamlet etc)
RegionEast Midlands
CountryEngland
Police AuthorityLeicestershire
Fire and Rescue AuthorityLeicestershire
Fire and Rescue AuthorityLeicestershire
Ambulance AuthorityEast Midlands
Dialling code0116
Population118 (2001 Census)
 

Other names by which Keyham, Leicestershire has been known in the past

Keame ~ Caiham

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

Keyham, township, Rothley par., in co. and 5½ miles NE. of Leicester, 940 ac., pop. 301.

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