Place:Scraptoft, Leicestershire, England

Watchers
NameScraptoft
TypeVillage
Located inLeicestershire, England
See alsoGartree Hundred, Leicestershire, Englandhundred in which the parish was included
Billesdon Rural, Leicestershire, Englandrural district of which it was part 1894-1974
Leicester, Leicestershire, Englandcounty borough which absorbed part of the parish in 1966
Harborough District, Leicestershire, Englanddistrict municipality covering part of the area since 1974
Leicester District, Leicestershire, Englanddistrict municipality covering part of the area since 1974
source: Family History Library Catalog


the text in this section is copied from an article in Wikipedia

Scraptoft is a village in Leicestershire, England, that is effectively a suburb of Leicester. It has a population of about 1,500. It lies north of the A47 road east of Leicester, and runs directly into the built up area of Thurnby and Bushby to the south. For local government the village forms part of the district of Harborough, and constitutes a civil parish.

Part of the parish was absorbed into the City of Leicester in 1966.

Research Tips


This page uses content from the English Wikipedia. The original content was at Scraptoft. The list of authors can be seen in the page history. As with WeRelate, the content of Wikipedia is available under the Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License.