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Ab Kettleby, Leicestershire

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Ab Kettleby, Leicestershire

Ab Kettleby is a village and civil parish within the Melton district of Leicestershire, England. It is 3 miles north of Melton Mowbray, along the A606 road, and has a population of 501. Ab Kettleby is in north Leicestershire, not far from the town of Melton Mowbray, and three miles from the border with Nottinghamshire. The village is situated 460 feet above sea level. The neighbouring hamlets of Wartnaby and Holwell form part of the civil parish of Ab Kettleby.
DistrictMelton
Post townMELTON MOWBRAY
Administrative CountyLeicestershire
Traditional CountyLeicestershire
OS GridSK7223
OS Settlement ClassificationOther settlement (village, hamlet etc)
RegionEast Midlands
CountryEngland
Police AuthorityLeicestershire
Fire and Rescue AuthorityLeicestershire
Fire and Rescue AuthorityLeicestershire
Ambulance AuthorityEast Midlands
Dialling code01664
Population501 (2001 Census)
 

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

Abkettleby

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

Abkettleby, par. and township, N. Leicestershire, 3 miles NW. of Merton Mowbray -- par., 2920 ac. (with Holwell), pop. 1868; township, pop. 230.

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