Victorian Rothley-A Glimpse of Village Life
BY PAMELA ANN BRITT
This publication covers an interesting period in the history of Rothley and includes information as follows;
Chapter 1 The Village
Chapter 2 The Village Buildings:
Rothley Parish Church
The Old Vicarage
Chapter 3 The Appearance of Victorian Rothley and Village Customs.
Chapter 4 Rothley's Agriculture and Industries during the Victorian Period:
Boots and Shoes
Chapter 5 Leicestershire's Police Force and Postal Services.
Chapter 6 Rothley in the 1840's
Chapter 7 Rothley in the 1850's
Chapter 8 Rothley in the 1860's
Chapter 9 Rothley in the 1870's and 1880's
Chapter 10 Rothley in the 1890's:
Queen Victoria's Diamond Jubilee
Conclusion and Sources.
This publication is available for reference in the Local Studies Section of Rothley Library.
(Information at December 2006)