In 1870-72, John Marius Wilson's Imperial Gazetteer of England and Wales described Kirby Frith like this:
KIRBY-FRITH, an extra-parochial tract in Blaby district, Leicestershire; near the Leicester and Swannington railway, 3½ miles W by N of Leicester. Acres, 231. Real property, £526. Pop., 24. Houses, 3.
A Vision of Britain through Time includes a large library of local statistics for administrative units. For the best overall sense of how the area containing Kirby Frith has changed, please see our redistricted information for the modern district of Leicester. More detailed statistical data are available under Units and statistics, which includes both administrative units covering Kirby Frith and units named after it.
GB Historical GIS / University of Portsmouth, History of Kirby Frith, in Leicester and Leicestershire | Map and description, A Vision of Britain through Time.
Date accessed: 08th March 2014
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