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Messingham, North Lincolnshire

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Messingham, North Lincolnshire

Messingham is a village and civil parish in North Lincolnshire, England. The village is situated on the A159, 4 miles south from the centre of Scunthorpe and 1 mile south from the M180. Lincolnshire is 1 mile to the south, as is Scotter. Messingham has a population of over 4,000 people.
Administrative CountyNorth Lincolnshire
Traditional CountyLincolnshire
OS GridSE8904
OS Settlement ClassificationOther settlement (village, hamlet etc)
RegionYorkshire and the Humber
Police AuthorityHumberside
Fire and Rescue AuthorityHumberside
Fire and Rescue AuthorityHumberside
Ambulance AuthorityEast Midlands
Dialling code01724
Population4,090 (2001 census)

Other names by which Messingham, North Lincolnshire has been known in the past


Messingham, North Lincolnshire in John Bartholomew's "Gazetteer of the British Isles" (1887)

Messingham, par., township, and vil., Lincolnshire, 7½ miles SW. of Brigg - par., 6130 ac., pop. 1352; township, 5450 ac., pop. 1132; P.O.

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