Kibworth


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Henry VIII to the Industrial Revolution

5. Michael Wood's Story of England: Henry VIII to the Industrial Revolution

Kibworth sees 17th century dissenters, an 18th century writer and knitting factories.

The Great Famine and the Black Death

3. Michael Wood's Story of England: The Great Famine and the Black Death

In 14th century Kibworth, a terrible famine is followed by the Black Death.

Domesday to Magna Carta

2. Michael Wood's Story of England: Domesday to Magna Carta

How the Normans built a castle in Kibworth and its effect on the local population.

Romans to Normans

1. Michael Wood's Story of England: Romans to Normans

The history of Kibworth's first 1,000 years, with a Roman villa, Anglo-Saxons and Vikings.