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The parish of Buckminster, which includes the two villages of Buckminster and Sewstern, is in north-east Leicestershire, and adjoins the county of

Castle Donington is in north-west Leicestershire, alongside the River Trent which forms the county boundary with Derbyshire.

Lutterworth is a market town in south Leicestershire.

Lutterworth is a small market town in south Leicestershire, close to the borders of Warwickshire and Northamptonshire.

Sewstern is the easternmost village in Leicestershire, and lies 10 miles north-east of Melton Mowbray, close to the borders of Lincolnshire and Rut

Buckminster stands on high ground in east Leicestershire, 10 miles north-east of Melton Mowbray and close to the county borders with Lincolnshire a

Newtown Linford is a small village to the north west of Leicester, on the edge of Charnwood Forest.

Ibstock is one of Leicestershire's largest villages.

This run of over 60 probate inventories, held at Gloucestershire Archives, was transcribed in 2013 by members of the

This set of 30 inventories has been transcribed by volunteers at Gloucestershire Archiv