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East Stockwith, Lincolnshire

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East Stockwith, Lincolnshire

East Stockwith is a village within the civil parish of East Stockwith, in the West Lindsey district of Lincolnshire, England. It lies on the River Trent, 3 miles north-west of Gainsborough. The River Trent Aegir, a tidal bore, reaches the village. In 2001 it had a total resident population of 209. The hamlet and former civil parish of Walkerith, about 1.5 miles to the south, is within East Stockwith parish.
DistrictWest Lindsey
Post townGAINSBOROUGH
Administrative CountyLincolnshire
Traditional CountyLincolnshire
OS GridSK7994
OS Settlement ClassificationOther settlement (village, hamlet etc)
RegionEast Midlands
CountryEngland
Police AuthorityLincolnshire
Fire and Rescue AuthorityLincolnshire
Fire and Rescue AuthorityLincolnshire
Ambulance AuthorityEast Midlands
Dialling code01427
Population209 (2001 Census)
 

Other names by which East Stockwith, Lincolnshire has been known in the past

Stockwith ~ Stockwith East

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

Stockwith, East, eccl. dist., township, and vil., Gainsborough par., Lincolnshire - dist., pop. 411; township, pop. 324; vil., on river Trent, 3 miles NW. of Gainsborough; P.O.

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