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Redmile, Leicestershire

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Redmile, Leicestershire

Redmile is a village and civil parish in the Melton district of Leicestershire, England, about 15 miles north of Melton Mowbray and 10 miles west of Grantham, in the Vale of Belvoir. In 1936 the adjoining civil parishes of Barkestone and Plungar were merged into Redmile, and the parish is sometimes known as Barkestone, Plungar and Redmile. In total the parish has a population of about 800 http://www. leics. gov. uk/redmile. pdf.
Administrative CountyLeicestershire
Traditional CountyLeicestershire
OS GridSK7935
OS Settlement ClassificationOther settlement (village, hamlet etc)
RegionEast Midlands
Police AuthorityLeicestershire

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

Red Mile ~ Redmelde

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

Redmile, par. and vil. (ry. sta. Red Mile), Leicestershire, 11¾ miles S. of Newark, 1170 ac., pop. 489; P.O.

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