Halstead  Leicestershire


In 1870-72, John Marius Wilson's Imperial Gazetteer of England and Wales described Halstead like this:

HALSTEAD, a township in Tilton parish, Leicestershire; 11 miles E of Leicester. Acres, 1, 432. Real property, £, 231. Pop., 211. Houses, 43. Halstead House is the seat of the Chesters. There are petrifying springs, and a Wesleyan chapel.

Halstead through time

Halstead is now part of Harborough district. Click here for graphs and data of how Harborough has changed over two centuries. For statistics about Halstead itself, go to Units and Statistics.

How to reference this page:

GB Historical GIS / University of Portsmouth, History of Halstead, in Harborough and Leicestershire | Map and description, A Vision of Britain through Time.


Date accessed: 26th March 2019

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