Stapleford, Leicestershire

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Stapleford
Stapleford is located in Leicestershire
Stapleford
Stapleford
Stapleford shown within Leicestershire
Civil parish
District
Shire county
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CountryEngland
Sovereign stateUnited Kingdom
Post townMelton Mowbray
Postcode districtLE
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52°45′26″N 0°47′56″W / 52.7572°N 0.7989°W / 52.7572; -0.7989Coordinates: 52°45′26″N 0°47′56″W / 52.7572°N 0.7989°W / 52.7572; -0.7989

Stapleford is a village in the Melton district of Leicestershire, England, east of Melton Mowbray. It is just south of the River Eye, and is part of the civil parish of Freeby .

The village is the site of the large Stapleford Park. The historic Stapleford Miniature Railway runs in the park.

Gatehouses at entrance to Stapleford Park
photographed November 2005

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