Sketchley, Leicestershire

Historical Description

Sketchley, a hamlet in Aston Flamville parish, Leicestershire, 1½ mile S of Hinckley.

Transcribed from The Comprehensive Gazetteer of England & Wales, 1894-5

Administration

The following is a list of the administrative units in which this place was either wholly or partly included.

Ancient County Leicestershire
Civil parish Aston Flamville
Hundred Sparkenhoe
Poor Law union Hinckley

Any dates in this table should be used as a guide only.


Directories & Gazetteers

We have transcribed the entry for Sketchley from the following:


Land and Property

A full transcript of the Return of Owners of Land in 1873 for Leicestershire is online.


Maps

Online maps of Sketchley are available from a number of sites:


Newspapers and Periodicals

The British Newspaper Archive have fully searchable digitised copies of the following Leicestershire newspapers online:

DistrictHinckley and Bosworth
CountyLeicestershire
RegionEast Midlands
CountryEngland
Postal districtLE10
Post TownHinckley