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Place name County Entry Source Burton Lazars Leicestershire Burton Lazars , township, in par. and 2½ m. SE. of Melton Mowbray, N. Leicestersh., 2060 ac., pop. 244; P.O. Bartholomew BURTON-LAZARS Leicestershire BURTON-LAZARS , a chapelry in Melton-Mowbray parish, Leicester; adjacent to the Melton-Mowbray and Oakham canal, and to the Syston Imperial LEICESTERSHIRE, or LEICESTER Leicestershire Burton-Lazars, Burton-on-the-Wolds, and Staunton-Harold; and they connected the most important of these places with one another Imperial LONDON London
Lazar House, in Kent-street, Southwark. And of monastic fraternities, and similar institutions, there were St. Nicholas', in Bishopsgate-street; St. Fabian, and St. Sebastian's, or the Holy Trinity, in Aldersgate-street; St. Giles', in Whitecross-street; the Holy Trinity, in Leadenhall-street; St. Ursula-le-Strand; the Hermitage, in Nightingale-lane, East Smithfield; Corpus Christi, at St. Mary Spital; Corpus Christi, at St. Mary Bethleheni; and Corpus Christi and St. Mary's, at the Poultry. The ordeal of suppression or of alteration which these institutions underwent at the hands of Henry VIII., operated varionsly for the City Imperial MELTON-MOWBRAY Leicestershire Burton-Lazars, but includes the parishes of Asfordby, Hoby, Ragdale, Dalby-on-the-Wolds, Grimston, and Saxilby, the chapelry of Wartnaby Imperial
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