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Merry Lees, Leicestershire

Historical Description

Merry Lees, a place in the W of Leicestershire, on the 51. R., 4½ miles NE of Market Bosworth.

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 Merry Lees 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
RegionEast Midlands
Postal districtLE9
Post TownLeicester