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Old Dalby, Leicestershire

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Old Dalby, Leicestershire

Old Dalby is a village in the English county of Leicestershire. It is located to the north-west of Melton Mowbray. It was originally known as "Wold Dalby" or "Dalby on the Wolds".
Administrative CountyLeicestershire
Traditional CountyLeicestershire
OS GridSK6723
OS Settlement ClassificationOther settlement (village, hamlet etc)
RegionEast Midlands
Police AuthorityLeicestershire

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

Dalby ~ Dalby On The Wolds

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

Dalby on the Wolds, par., N. Leicestershire, 6½ miles NW. of Melton Mowbray, 3430 ac., pop. 335.

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