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Published by W. Whittingham, Hardback. Very Good. Very good condition with no wrapper. The Description of Leicestershire Containing Matters of Antiquity, History, Armoury and Genealogy by the Late William Burton Esq.
The Second Edition Enlarged and Corrected. Large format. 15 x 9 inches. Brown leather spine and corners. Description of Leicestershire: containing matters of antiquity, history, armoury, and genealogy: Creator: Burton, William: Description: William Burton began a description of Leicestershire around It first appeared in print in In the summer of a second edition with extensive additions and corrections was published.
Leicestershire was recorded in the Domesday Book in four wapentakes: Guthlaxton, Framland, Goscote and Gartree. These later became hundreds, with the division of Goscote into West Goscote and East Goscote, and the addition of Sparkenhoe hundred. Inthe first recorded use of the name was as tuent country: England.
Leicester Leicester was a settlement in Domesday Book, in the hundred of Guthlaxton and the county of Leicestershire. It had a recorded population of 71 households inputting it in the largest 20% of settlements recorded in Domesday, and is listed under 10 owners in Domesday Book.
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Leicestershire is a county of country houses rather than of great buildings. There are fine medieval churches at Leicester, Lutterworth (where the reformer John Wycliffe was parish priest in the s), Melton Mowbray, Ashby-de-la-Zouch, and elsewhere.
There is a cathedral at Leicester, and modern universities are located at both Leicester and Loughborough. Leicester at the time of the Norman Conquest At the time of the Norman Conquest inLeicester was a thriving town with the Domesday Book of recording that there were houses and six churches, suggesting a population of between and The growth of medieval Leicester.
The name of Leicester comes from Old English. It is first recorded in Latinised form in the early ninth century as Legorensis civitatis and in Old English itself in an Anglo-Saxon Chronicle entry for as Ligera ceastre (and, in various spellings, frequently thereafter).
In the Domesday Book ofit is recorded as nial county: Leicestershire. Description. The village has expanded vastly since the s and is now part of the Leicester Urban Area. The southern side is dominated by new housing estates, built upon what was formerly farming land between the historic part of Groby and the neighbouring village of y: England.
William Burton (24 August – 6 April ) was an English antiquarian, best known as the author of the Description of Leicester Shire (), the county's first published county history. Life. Burton was the son of Ralph Burton, and. Leicestershire (abbreviated Leics) is a county in central takes its name from the heavily populated City of Leicester, its traditional administrative centre, although the City of Leicester is today administered separately from the rest of Leicestershire.
The county borders onto Lincolnshire, Rutland, Northamptonshire, Warwickshire, Staffordshire, Derbyshire, and Nottinghamshire. An eBook is an electronic version of a book which can be read through a tablet computer, eReader or other similar devices.
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[Full screen] Below is a list of settlements in Leicestershire (including the City of Leicester) by population based on the results of the census, where the population exceeded 2, (52 locations), as well as county and regional demographics in detail.
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By the late William Burton, : William Burton. The crest of the county council, and the emblem of Leicestershire County Cricket Club, Leicester City FC and Leicestershire Scouts is the red tershire is considered to be the birthplace of fox hunting as it is known today.
Hugo Meynell of Quorn, Master of the Quorn Hunt –, is known as the father of fox hunting. Melton Mowbray and Market Harborough have associations with fox. The description of Leicestershire: containing, matters of antiquity, history, armoury, and genealogy.
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This collection contains over million parish registers from the ancient county of Leicestershire, located in the English East Midlands. The records found in this collection span over years and include: Banns, ; Baptisms, ; Burials, ; and Marriages, While the vast majority of the records include images of the original parish registers, there are.
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