The Lost Village of Andreschurch

The Lost Village of Andreschurch

By A.E. Brown

Transactions of the Leicestershire Archaeological and Historical Society, Vol.77 (2003)

Abstract: Reasons are given for identifying the deserted village of Andreschurch with the present-day village of Breedon-on-the Hill. An attempt is made to interpret the late 10th-century land book relating to the Breedon area (S749) in the light of this identification and to assess its significance for the landscape history of the parish.

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