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Barton in the Beans, Leicestershire

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Barton in the Beans, Leicestershire

Barton in the Beans is a hamlet in the Hinckley and Bosworth district of Leicestershire, England and forms part of the Shackerstone civil parish. There are no shops or pubs here, only a Baptist Church and a post box. It was in the 18th century an important centre for the Baptist Church and the minister at Barton was the notable clockmaker Samuel Deacon (1746-1816). The population ca. 1830 was 177.
Administrative CountyLeicestershire
Traditional CountyLeicestershire
OS GridSK3906
OS Settlement ClassificationOther settlement (village, hamlet etc)
RegionEast Midlands
CountryEngland
Police AuthorityLeicestershire
 

Other names by which Barton in the Beans, Leicestershire has been known in the past

Barton in The Beans

Barton in the Beans, Leicestershire in John Bartholomew's "Gazetteer of the British Isles" (1887)

Barton-in-the-Beans, township, Market Bosworth, Nailstone, and Shackerstone pars., Leicestershire, 2 miles N. of Market Bosworth, pop. 136.

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