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New Parks, Leicestershire

Historical Description

New Parks, formerly an extra-parochial tract in the union and county of Leicester, now a parish in the Blaby union, 1 mile WNW of Leicester. Post town, Leicester; money order and telegraph office, Anstey. Acreage, 812; population, 71. New Parks House is a chief residence.

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

Land and Property

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


Online maps of New Parks 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:

CountyCity of Leicester
RegionEast Midlands
Postal districtLE3
Post TownLeicester