Shoby  Leicestershire


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

SHOBY, an extra-parochial tract in Melton-Mowbray district, Leicester; 4½ miles WNW of Melton-Mowbray. Acres, 710. Real property, £1,149. Pop., 39. Houses, 5.

Shoby through time

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

How to reference this page:

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


Date accessed: 06th July 2022

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