KIRKBY MALLORY
    VILLAGE  HISTORY    
Compiled and illustrated by John Perridge

Kirkby Mallory is a small village set in the rural countryside of Leicestershire. It is situated approximately 8 miles SW. of Leicester and comprises approximately 60 houses, a 13th century church, a shop, village hall and a competion racing circuit. To explore the many features, past and present of this Leicestershire village, click on any of the following buttons below. I hope you find the subjects of interest.
Any comments will be greatly appreciated and may be addressed to

 

john.perdge@tiscali.co.uk

  VILLAGE  HISTORY

 

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 A journey back in time
with extracts from Medieval documents + maps and photographs of old Kirkby Mallory.

THE NOELS AT KIRKBY HALL
 

 The Lady Byron connection
and who was the Countess of Lovelace?

VILLAGE PHOTOGRAPHS
 

 
               A Look into the past.
    
Compare the old with the new

 KIRKBY HALL
 

 About the mansion
plus a descriptive tour of the grounds

KIRKBY MALLORY 
 

 A Village for Sale, 1922
with map and list of plots

MALLORY PARK.
 

 The Racing Circuit
and how it began

  GROWING UP IN KIRKBY

IN THE 1950`S
 

 My reminiscences
description of the village school and seasonal activities

 KIRKBY MOATS  

THE MANOR HOUSE
 

      The Fortified Manor House
        Description with drawings of the Manor House

THE MILLS 
 

  

Take a look at the old sites 
             of the water and windmills

SCHOOL PHOTOS
 

Kirkby Mallory C of E Junior School  Circa- 1946 to 1952

 CONTRIBUTIONS
 

 Your family
Associations with Kirkby Mallory

 RATBY ENGINEERING
 

 

  Local Engineering Works    

 Circa- 1950 to 1990

  AND ABOUT MYSELF
 

 

  Hobbies and such
Now with extensive Family tree PERRIDGE / HEATH / GODDARD / GIBSON

Latest Updates

date

  page title

 additional material
 29/ 3/ 2008

  School photographs
New page.         Images with text
 28/ 4/ 2011

 Ratby engineering
 New Page        with text and Images
 26/ 10/ 2015

 page updates
 New layout with improved larger images         plus new photographs for main street
 07/ 02/ 2017

  more artwork
 see .      .Hobbies and sutch
 19 / 3 / 2017  Ratby engineering  added text with photogrph
     

 

 Apologies

This website was originally constructed using the Adobe Pagemill 3  software running on the Microsoft XP platform. Unfortunately these two systems are no longer supported by their respective companies. In consequence, depending upon choice of device this site may not now display images and text as intended

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