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Market Overton, Leicestershire

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Market Overton, Leicestershire

Market Overton is a village on the northern edge of the county of Rutland in the East Midlands of England.
Post townOAKHAM
Administrative CountyLeicestershire
Traditional CountyRutland
OS GridSK8816
OS Settlement ClassificationOther settlement (village, hamlet etc)
RegionEast Midlands
Police AuthorityLeicestershire
Fire and Rescue AuthorityLeicestershire
Fire and Rescue AuthorityLeicestershire
Ambulance AuthorityEast Midlands
Dialling code01572
Population494 2001 Census

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

Overton ~ Overton Market

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

Market Overton, par. and vil., Rutland, 5½ miles NE. of Oakham, 2840 ac., pop. 388; P.O.

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