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Slawston, Leicestershire

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Slawston, Leicestershire

Slawston is a village and civil parish in the Harborough district of Leicestershire, England, north-east of Market Harborough. According to the 2001 census the parish had a population of 143. The parish includes the deserted Othorpe village at grid reference SP770956. The village is characterised by Slawston Hill at SP782941, 131 metres in height.
Administrative CountyLeicestershire
Traditional CountyLeicestershire
OS GridSP7794
OS Settlement ClassificationOther settlement (village, hamlet etc)
RegionEast Midlands
Police AuthorityLeicestershire

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

Slaches ~ Slagestone

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

Slawston, par. and vil., Leicestershire - par., 1510 ac., pop. 184; vil., 6 miles NE. of Market Harborough; P.O.

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