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Winteringham, North Lincolnshire

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Winteringham, North Lincolnshire

Winteringham is a village in North Lincolnshire, England, and on the south bank of the Humber Estuary. Its population recorded in the 2001 Census was 989. The Romans had a settlement here probably called Ad Abum. The Roman road Ermine Street from London and Lincoln to the south crossed the Humber here by way of a ferry or ford to Brough, and from there continued to York.
DistrictNorth Lincolnshire
Administrative CountyNorth Lincolnshire
Traditional CountyLincolnshire
OS GridSE9222
OS Settlement ClassificationOther settlement (village, hamlet etc)
RegionYorkshire and the Humber
Police AuthorityHumberside
Fire and Rescue AuthorityLincolnshire
Fire and Rescue AuthorityLincolnshire
Ambulance AuthorityEast Midlands

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

Wintringham ~ Wintringeham

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

Winteringham (or Wintringham), par. and vil., Lincolnshire - par., 3970 ac. land and 1705 water, pop. 671; vil., on river Humber, 7 miles W. of Barton on Humber; P.O.; was formerly a market town, and has some river trade.

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