|Population||263 (Including Knipton and Harston. 2011)|
|OS grid reference|
|o London||100 mi (160 km) SSE|
|Sovereign state||United Kingdom|
Belvoir ( BEE-v?r) is a village and civil parish in the Melton district of Leicestershire, England, close to the county boundary with Lincolnshire. The nearest town is Grantham, 13 kilometres (8 mi) east of the village.
The village's name derives from bel-vedeir meaning 'the beautiful view'.
Iron ore was formerly quarried in the parish and details can be found in the articles on Knipton and Harston. The quarries were near Harston, to the south of Knipton and between Belvoir and Knipton.
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