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Waltham on the Wolds, Leicestershire

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Waltham on the Wolds, Leicestershire

Waltham on the Wolds is a village located in the civil parish of Waltham and Thorpe Arnold, in the Melton borough of Leicestershire, England, about 5 miles northeast of Melton Mowbray and 11 miles south-west of Grantham on the A607 road.
DistrictMelton
Post townMELTON MOWBRAY
Administrative CountyLeicestershire
Traditional CountyLeicestershire
OS GridSK8025
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
 

Other names by which Waltham on the Wolds, Leicestershire has been known in the past

Waltham ~ Waltham in The Would ~ Waltham On The Wolds ~ Woltham On The Wold

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

Waltham on the Wolds, par. and vil., Leicestershire - par., 2870 ac., pop. 595; vil., 5 miles NE. of Melton Mowbray; P.O., T.O., called Waltham; has a cattle and horse fair.

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