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West Halton, North Lincolnshire

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West Halton, North Lincolnshire

West Halton is a village and civil parish in North Lincolnshire, England. It is situated 2.5 miles north-west from Winterton, approximately 7 miles north from Scunthorpe, and 2 miles south from the Humber Estuary. The parish contains part of Coleby, a small hamlet south of the village. In the 2001 Census the parish had a population of 331. West Halton has existed from the Anglo Saxon period, and was mentioned in the 1086 Domesday Book as "Haltone".
Post townSCUNTHORPE
Administrative CountyNorth Lincolnshire
Traditional CountyLincolnshire
OS GridSE9020
OS Settlement ClassificationOther settlement (village, hamlet etc)
RegionYorkshire and the Humber
CountryEngland
Police AuthorityHumberside
Fire and Rescue AuthorityHumberside
Fire and Rescue AuthorityHumberside
Ambulance AuthorityEast Midlands
Dialling code01724
Population331 (2001 Census)
 

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

Halton ~ Halton West

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

Halton, West.-- par., township, and vil., N. Lincolnshire, 8 miles W. of Barton-on-Humber -- par., 4870 ac. (including part of Gunhouse in Frodingham par.), pop. 362; township, pop. 266; P.O.

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