Brentingby  Leicestershire


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

BRENTINGBY, a chapelry in Wyfordby parish, Leicester; on the river Wreak, the Oakham canal, and the Midland railway, 2 miles E of Melton-Mowbray. Post Town, Melton-Mowbray. Pop., 54. The living is a p. curacy, annexed to the vicarage of Thorpe-Arnold, in the diocese of Peterborough.

Additional information about this locality is available for Wyfordby

Brentingby through time

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

How to reference this page:

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


Date accessed: 20th November 2019

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