Bescaby

 

 

Site type: DMV

[Site awaiting description]

Pre-1974 county:
Leicestershire
Historic parish:
Bescaby
Present county or unitary area:
Leicestershire
Modern parish:
Sproxton
Grid reference:
SK 823263
Latitude:
52.82797257
Longitude:
-0.77995854

Documentary resources
Domesday reference:
Not recorded
Domesday minimum number of individuals:
Not recorded
Taxation 1291 (main):
Not recorded
Taxation 1291 (portions):
Not recorded
Lay subsidy 1334 total paid:
240
Poll Tax 1377 number who paid:
44
Poll Tax 1377 total paid:
176
Poll Tax 1379 number who paid:
No surviving record
Poll Tax 1379 total paid:
No surviving record
Poll Tax 1381 number who paid:
30
Poll Tax 1381 total paid:
360
Lay subsidy 1524 number who paid:
Not recorded
Lay Subsidy 1524 total paid:
Not recorded
Lay Subsidy 1525 number who paid:
No surviving record
Lay Subsidy 1525 total paid:
No surviving record
Lay Subsidy 1543/4 number who paid:
Not recorded
Diocesan returns 1563:
Not recorded
Census 1801 total population:
Not recorded
Census 1841 total population:
Not recorded
Census 1841 inhabited houses:
Not recorded
E179 date and type last doc:
1624 May 13 or later three fifteenths and tenths
Additional information
Alternative names:
Presumed date of depopulation:
NMR number:
323597
HER number:
LEIC 4112
Investigation history:
Cartographic or photographic records:
Site status:
x coordinate:
482300
y coordinate:
326300
Bibliography:
Beresford, M. 1954. The Lost Villages of England. London: Lutterworth Press: 360
Beresford, M. and Hurst, J.G. (eds) 1971. Deserted Medieval Villages. London: Lutterworth.
See also: