- a town in central England, in N Leicestershire: university (1966). Pop: 55 258 (2001)
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In 1809 we find him established as a lace-manufacturer at Loughborough, in Leicestershire.Self-Help
Neither Pitt nor Grenville knew that Loughborough had played them false in 1795.
But while Pitt sapped the approaches to the citadel, Loughborough countermined him.
"She's got her parlour an' her plush suite in Loughborough," said her husband with just pride.The Rainbow
D. H. (David Herbert) Lawrence
Edge rails were brought into use by Mr. Jessop in 1789, at Loughborough.Foot-prints of a letter carrier