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

 

 

General Mill Information

General Mill Information

Extracts from documents relating to the various Mills built over the ages in Lutterworth Parish.

 

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Horse Mill

An artists impression of a horse mill probably similar to the one recorded in Baker Street.

 

 

Mill Murder 030513

An article on the murder of a Miller from one of the Lutterworth Mills.

 

 

Mills Detail

Extracts from documents relating to the various Mills built over the ages in Lutterworth.

 

Two Mill Wheels

An example of a double wheel water mill.

 

 

Egyptian Bondage

A feudal monopoly obliging all the inhabitants of a Manor to grind their cornet the Manorial Mills.