Place:Newbold Verdon, Leicestershire, England

NameNewbold Verdon
Alt namesNewbold-Verdonsource: Family History Library Catalog
Niweboldsource: Domesday Book (1985) p 162
Coordinates52.633°N 1.35°W
Located inLeicestershire, England
See alsoSparkenhoe Hundred, Leicestershire, Englandhundred in which the parish was included
source: Getty Thesaurus of Geographic Names
source: Family History Library Catalog

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Newbold Verdon is a village and civil parish in the county of Leicestershire, England. The parish includes Newbold Heath to the north and Brascote to the south. Originally an agricultural centre Newbold Verdon grew in size during the 1850s with the expansion of coal mining in the area. That industry has now ceased leaving Newbold Verdon as primarily a commuter village. The 2001 census recorded a population of 3,193.

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