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Lock up at Smisby

Lock up at Smisby

Lock Up at Smisby


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Smisby is a small village close to Ashby de la Zouch and the Derbyshire-Leicestershire boundary in The National Forest. The South Derbyshire village of Smisby's main street boasts a fine 13th century church, 16th century Old Manor and village lock-up for the early 19th century.

To the south of Smisby is the Tournament Field where the tournament described by Sir Walter Scott in Ivanhoe was believed to have taken place.

Disabled accessTelephone (public)Accepts groups

Children welcomeDisabled accessDogs accepted



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Map reference: SK 299197  Lat: 52.77406 Long: -1.55821

On the Derbyshire - Leicestershire border.


  • Disabled accessDisabled access
  • Telephone (public)Telephone (public)
  • Accepts groupsAccepts groups
  • Children welcomeChildren welcome
  • Disabled accessDisabled access
  • Dogs acceptedDogs accepted