Place:Beeby, Leicestershire, England

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NameBeeby
Alt namesBebisource: Domesday Book (1985) p 160
TypeInhabited place
Coordinates52.667°N 1.017°W
Located inLeicestershire, England
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Beeby is a village and civil parish in the Charnwood district of Leicestershire, England, with a population of 115 according to the 2011 census. It is situated north-east of Leicester, nearer to the villages of Keyham and Hungarton in the neighbouring district of Harborough and lies along the Barkby Brook. This small rural hamlet can be succinctly described as "a series of scattered houses that remain of the shrunken medieval village". The parish also includes the hamlet of Little Beeby, which consists of several houses within the settlement and is located 200m south east of the All Saints Church.

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