Welcome to LutterworthHistory.co.uk

LutterworthHistory.co.uk was born out of the desire to present a large archive of historical information about Lutterworth. This was collected over four years researching the history of Lutterworth whilst working on a project for the Victoria County History. The project aim was to document the history of the Parishes of Leicestershire. During this time a large amount of information about the history of Lutterworth was accumulated. Technology was embraced and a website created to showcase this interesting information in an easy-to-access format, with the hope of it being useful to schools, communities, researchers and people from all over the world.

We hope you enjoy discovering more about Lutterworth and if you have any questions or queries, please feel free to drop us an email: enquiries@lutterworthhistory.co.uk

 

 

Land Ownership and Distribution

Land Ownership and Distribution

A brief history of the Land Distribution in Lutterworth since domesday.

 

 

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Land Distribution

Lutterworth has 25 Burgesses in 1279 which implies that the inhabitants were becoming more independent from the Lord of the Manor with regards to land ownership.

 

 

Land Ownership Gray p445

Lutterworth has 25 Burgesses in 1279 which implies that the inhabitants were becoming more independent from the Lord of the Manorwith regards to land ownership.

 

 

Lutterworth Domesday

The section from the Domesday Book showing the entry for Lutterworth.

 

 

The Open Fields of Lutterworth

A review of the open fields of Lutterworth until the enclosures.

 

 

Physical Framework.pdf

A brief history of the Land Distribution in Lutterworth since domesday.