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    DALBY (Great), or Dalby Magna Leicestershire Dalby Magna, a parish in Melton-Mowbray district, Leicester; 3 miles S by W of Melton-Mowbray r. station. Post town, Melton-Mowbray. Acres, 2, 328. Real property, £3, 252. Pop., 484. Houses, 97. The living is a vicarage in the diocese of Peterborough. Value, £209.* Patron, Sir R. Burdett, Bart. The church is old and bad. There Imperial
    DALBY-ON-THE-WOLDS, or Old Dalby Leicestershire DALBY-ON-THE-WOLDS , or Old Dalby, a parish in Melton-Mowbray district, Leicester; adjacent to the Fosse way and to the boundary Imperial
    EASINGWOLD Yorkshire old houses, yet presents a pleasant appearance; and it includes a square market-place of about two acres. It has a head post office, ‡ a banking office, a public hall of 1864, a parish church, four dissenting chapels, a Roman Catholic chapel, a workhouse, and charities £163. The church is of mixed date, from early English onward; and consists of nave, aisles, and chancel, with western tower. A weekly market is held on Friday: and fairs on 6 July and 26 Sept.; and a weekly newspaper is published on Friday. The manufacture of steel goods is carried Imperial
    HICKLING Nottinghamshire Dalby brook, near the Grantham canal, the Fosse way, and the boundary with Leicester, 7 miles S of Bingham r. station; and has a post office under Melton-Mowbray. The parish comprises 2, 930 acres. Real property, £4, 778. Pop., 642. Houses, 145. The property is much subdivided. Roman coins have been found; and some evidence exists for supposing that there was a Roman station. The living is a rectory in the diocese of Lincoln. Value, £400.* Patron, Queen-s College, Cambridge. The church is mainly old, but has a new chancel Imperial
    LEICESTERSHIRE, or LEICESTER Leicestershire Dalby Hall, Edmondthorpe Hall, Enderby Hall, Evington Hall, Four Elms Lodge, Frith House, Gaddesby Hall, Garendon Park, Goadby Hall, Grace Dieu Manor, Grangewood House, Great Stretton Hall, Hallaton Hall, Heather Hall, Highcroft House, Hill House, Holt Hall, Kibworth-Harcourt Hall, Knossington, Langley Priory, Launde Abbey, Leesthorpe Hall, Lindley Hall, Little Peatling Hall, Lockington Hall, Loddington Hall, Newton-Harcourt House-house, Glen-Parva Manor-house, Melton-Mowbray Lodge, Misterton Hall, Nether Seal Hall, Nether Seal Old Hall Imperial
    LINCOLN Lincolnshire
    Nottinghamshire
    Old Sleaford, and Swarby. The deanery of Beltisloe-first contains the rectories of Burton-Coggles, Colsterworth, Ingoldsby, Irnham, Stainby, Gunby, North and South Stoke, Swayfield, and Welby; and the vicarages of Bassingthorpe-cum-Westby, Bitchfield, Corby, Lavington, and Skillington. The deanery of Beltisloe-second contains the rectories of BythamParva, Careby, Carlby, Creeton, North Witham, and South Witham; the vicarages of Bytham-Castle, Swinestead, and Witham-on-the-Hill; the chapelry of Holywell; and the donative of Edenham. The deanery of Bolingbroke contains the rectories of Bolingbroke, Hareby, Mavis-Enderby, Halton-Holgate, East Keal, West Keal, Lusby, Miningsby, Raithby, Little Steeping Imperial
    LINCOLNSHIRE, or LINCOLN Lincolnshire Dalby Hall, Doddington Hall, Driby Grange, the Elms, Elsham Hall, Ferriby Hall, Frampton Hall, Fulbeck Hall, Fulney Hall, Gate-Burton Hall, Gautby Hall, Girsby Hall, Grainsby Hall, Gretford Hall, Gunby Park, Hackthorn Hall, Hagnaby Priory, Hainton Hall, Hallgarth, Hanthorpe House, Harlaxton Hall, Harmston Hall, Harrington-Hall, Hawerby House, Healing House, High Hall, Hill House, Hirst Priory, Holbeck Lodge, Holywell Hall, Irnham Hall, Kenwick House, Kettleby Park, Killingholme Manor, Kingerby House, Langton Grange, Maidenwell, Marshbank, Moortown Hall, Nettleham Hall, New Hall, Newton House, North Carlton Hall, Northorpe Hall, Ormsby Hall, Osbournby Hall, Park House, Partney Hall, Raithby Hall, Rauceby Hall, Revesby Imperial
    OAKHAM Rutland Dalby; was re-founded, in the time of Elizabeth, by Archdeacon Johnson; serves for 20 aged persons; and has an endowed income of £181. The dispensary is in High-street, was erected in 1832, and is a commodious brick building. The work-house stands in Ashwell-road; has accommodation for167 persons; and, at the census of 1861, had 71 inmates. A weekly market, for butter and general commodities, is held on Saturday; another weekly market, chiefly forcorn and cattle, is held on Monday; fairs of old standing Imperial
    Old Dalby Leicestershire Old Dalby , vil. with ry. sta., Dalby on the Wolds par., Leicestershire, 6½ miles NW. of Melton Mowbray; P.O. Bartholomew
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