In 1870-72, John Marius Wilson's Imperial Gazetteer of England and Wales described Marefield like this:
MAREFIELD, a township in Tilton parish, Leicester; 7¼ miles SSW of Melton-Mowbray. Acres, 170. Real property, £934. Pop., 28. Houses, 6. The manor belongs to T.Hincks, Esq.
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 Marefield has changed, please see our redistricted information for the modern district of Harborough. More detailed statistical data are available under Units and statistics, which includes both administrative units covering Marefield and units named after it.
GB Historical GIS / University of Portsmouth, History of Marefield, in Harborough and Leicestershire | Map and description, A Vision of Britain through Time.
Date accessed: 11th December 2013
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