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Ingarsby, Leicestershire

Historical Description

Ingarsby, a hamlet in Hungarton parish, Leicestershire,. 6 miles E by N from Leicester. Ingarsby Hall was formerly encompassed by a moat, and is now a farmhouse. The beautiful carved bed on which Wolsey died is preserved in the hall, and many relics of antiquity have been found in its-neighbourhood.

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


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

Ancient CountyLeicestershire 
Civil parishHungerton 
Poor Law unionBillesdon 

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

Directories & Gazetteers

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Land and Property

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

Newspapers and Periodicals

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