East Goscote  Leicestershire


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

GOSCOTE (East), a hundred in Leicester; separated by Framland hundred from Lincoln, and extending south-south-eastward from Notts to Rutland. It contains Alexton parish, thirty-three other parishes, and parts of five others. Acres, 82, 250. Pop. in 1851, 17, 206; in 1861, 16, 239. Houses, 3, 619.

East Goscote through time

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

How to reference this page:

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


Date accessed: 23rd May 2022

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