Place:Swepstone, Leicestershire, England

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NameSwepstone
Alt namesScopestonesource: Domesday Book (1985) p 163
Sweepstonesource: Family History Library Catalog
TypeVillage
Coordinates52.683°N 1.467°W
Located inLeicestershire, England
See alsoWest Goscote Hundred, Leicestershire, Englandhundred in which the parish was included
source: Getty Thesaurus of Geographic Names
source: Family History Library Catalog
source: Family History Library Catalog


Swepstone is a village in the civil parish of Appleby Magna. The parish was in Ashby-de-la-Zouch Rural District from 1894 until 1974 and since 1974 in the North West Leicestershire District of Leicestershire, England.

Wikipedia notes that Newton Burgoland is part of Swepstone. It has been redirected here.

For more information, see the EN Wikipedia article Swepstone.

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