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Leighfield, Rutland

Historical Description

Leighfield, formerly an extra-parochial tract, now a parish in Oakham union, Rutland, 2½ miles W of Manton station on the M.R., and 3½ SW of Oakham. Post town, Upping-ham; money order and telegraph office, Oakham. Acreage of parish, 2358; population, 42. The manor belongs to the Finch family.

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

Directories & Gazetteers

We have transcribed the entry for Leighfield from the following:

Land and Property

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


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

Visitations Heraldic

The Visitation of Rutland, 1618-19 and The Visitation of Rutland 1681-2 are available to browse on the Heraldry page.

RegionEast Midlands
Postal districtLE15
Post TownOakham