Foxcott, or Foscott (St. Leonard)

FOXCOTT, or Foscott (St. Leonard), a parish, in the union, hundred, and county of Buckingham, 2 miles (N. E.) from Buckingham; containing 119 inhabitants. The living is a rectory, valued in the king's books at £9. 9. 4½., and in the gift of the Duke of Buckingham: the tithes have been commuted for £165, and the glebe comprises 28 acres. Within the last few years excavations have been made of a Roman villa, on the north of the road leading from Buckingham to Stony-Stratford.

Transcribed from A Topographical Dictionary of England, by Samuel Lewis, 7th edition, published in 1848.

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