This collection of more than 1000 photographs allows you to view streets and individual buildings of Leicester that were demolished between 1955-1975. Most of the buildings were demolished as part of the postwar slum clearance programme. All of the images are viewable in alphabetical order of street names, with relevant district noted. Visit Website Read more
Image Leicestershire – where you will find images of material from the collections of Leicestershire County Council’s Museums, Libraries and Archives services.
The Royal Leicestershire Regiment gives you free access to over 65,00o records of people who served in the regiment including ranks, regimental numbers, photographs and biographies. You’ll also be able to see some medal information and some regimental journals. Visit Website Read more
A collection of 50 trade and street directories for Leicester and Leicestershire dating from 1790s to 1910s. Directories are an invaluable primary source for historians. They provide first hand data about local communities, their infrastructure and the individuals inhabiting those communities. Published more frequently than the census, directories can also help you fill in any Read more
The Sileby Parish Council has provided Cemetery Records for the public to search for information on graves and deceased, at the Cemetery Road site. Visit Website Read more
Links to external websites and resources containing Leicestershire Parish Records and registers available online, including Births/Baptisms, Marriages, Deaths/Burials. Leicestershire Baptisms 1538-1916 Leicestershire Marriages 1537-1931 Leicestershire Burials 1538-1991 Ab-Kettleby-cum-Holwell Marriages 1580-1812 Asfordby Marriages 1564-1837 Barkby Marriages 1586-1812 Barrow Upon Soar Parish Records Bottesford Marriages 1563-1812 Bottesford Parish Records Congerston Marriages 1756-1812 Coston Marriages 1561-1812 Eastwell Marriages Read more