"SMISBY, a small parish bounded on the east by the county of Leicester, is four miles S.S.W. from Melbourn. The church is a small building: the living is a perpetual curacy, in the patronage of the Marquess of Hastings. Population of the parish 324."
[Description from Pigot and Co's Commercial Directory for Derbyshire, 1835]
Smisby has its own Village Website. If you click on the Parish Council link you can find recent Portable Document File newsletters about the village.
Boundary is a hamlet on the border with Leicestershire. It has since become its own Civil Parish.
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