Descriptive Gazetteer Entry for Woodville

Woodville, vil. with ry. sta., Ashby de la Zouch par., Leicestershire, and eccl. dist., extending into Hartshorn par., Derbyshire - dist., pop. 1763; vil., 3½ miles NW. of Ashby de la Zouch; P.O., T.O.; has mfrs. of earthenware, firebricks, and sanitary pipes.

(John Bartholomew, Gazetteer of the British Isles (1887))

Linked entities:
Feature Description: "village with railway station"   (ADL Feature Type: "populated places")
Administrative units: Ashby de la Zouch AP/CP       Leicestershire AncC
Place: Woodville

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