- West Goscote
West Goscote was a hundred of
Leicestershire, that arose from the division of the ancient Goscotehundred into two. It covers the north west of the county, an area broadly corresponding to the western part of Charnwood district along with North West Leicestershire.
The hundred's main town was
Loughborough. Other settlements include Ashby-de-la-Zouch, Coalvilleand Overseal(now in Derbyshire).
The hundred was created by the subdivision of the Goscote hundred in 1346. [John Curtis, "A Topographical History of the County of Leicester" (1831)]
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