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Saltby, Leicestershire

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Saltby, Leicestershire

Saltby is a village within the civil parish of Sproxton and Melton borough of Leicestershire, England. It lies close to the River Eye and the border with Lincolnshire. The village includes the former RAF Saltby. Nearby places are Waltham on the Wolds, Croxton Kerrial, Coston, Buckminster, and Skillington (in Lincolnshire).
DistrictMelton
Post townMELTON MOWBRAY
Administrative CountyLeicestershire
Traditional CountyLeicestershire
OS GridSK8526
OS Settlement ClassificationOther settlement (village, hamlet etc)
RegionEast Midlands
CountryEngland
Police AuthorityLeicestershire
Fire and Rescue AuthorityLeicestershire
Fire and Rescue AuthorityLeicestershire
Ambulance AuthorityEast Midlands
Dialling code01476
 

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

Saltebi

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

Saltby, par. and vil., Leicestershire, 8 miles NE. of Melton Mowbray, 2680 ac., pop. 272.

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