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South Croxton, Leicestershire

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South Croxton, Leicestershire

South Croxton (traditionally pronounced "crow-sun") is a village and civil parish in the Charnwood district of Leicestershire, England. It has a population of around 250. Nearby places are Beeby, Barsby and Twyford.
Administrative CountyLeicestershire
Traditional CountyLeicestershire
OS GridSK6810
OS Settlement ClassificationOther settlement (village, hamlet etc)
RegionEast Midlands
Police AuthorityLeicestershire
Fire and Rescue AuthorityLeicestershire
Fire and Rescue AuthorityLeicestershire
Ambulance AuthorityEast Midlands

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

Croxton ~ Croxton South

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

Croxton, South, par., N. Leicestershire, 7 miles SW. of Melton Mowbray, 1760 ac., pop. 251.

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