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Ratcliffe Culey, Leicestershire

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Ratcliffe Culey, Leicestershire

Ratcliffe Culey is a hamlet near the border of Warwickshire and Leicestershire, England. It is part of the civil parish of Witherley. The Gate, a popular non-smoking pub is situated in Ratcliffe Culey along with a post office, greyhound kennels and an All Saints Church. The name Ratcliffe derives from the red clay in the area and it is on highland and Culey is the name of the past land owner.
Administrative CountyLeicestershire
Traditional CountyLeicestershire
OS GridSP3299
OS Settlement ClassificationOther settlement (village, hamlet etc)
RegionEast Midlands
Police AuthorityLeicestershire

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

Ratcliffe Culey, township, Sheepy Magna par., Leicestershire, 1½ mile NE. of Atherstone, pop. 228.

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