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Lea, Lincolnshire

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Lea, Lincolnshire

Lea is a small village and civil parish in the West Lindsey district of Lincolnshire, England. It is at the junction of the A156 and B1241, approximately 2 miles south from Gainsborough town centre. Lea has a village hall, the Lea Institute, and a park with tennis court. There are no shops in the village, the nearest being a supermarket and filling station 1.5 miles away at Gainsborough. The primary school is the Frances Olive Anderson School.
DistrictWest Lindsey
Administrative CountyLincolnshire
Traditional CountyLincolnshire
OS GridSK8286
OS Settlement ClassificationOther settlement (village, hamlet etc)
RegionEast Midlands
Police AuthorityLincolnshire
Fire and Rescue AuthorityLincolnshire
Fire and Rescue AuthorityLincolnshire
Ambulance AuthorityEast Midlands
Population1,084 (2001)

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

Lea, par. and ry. sta., Lincolnshire, 2½ miles SE. of Gainsborough, 2149 ac., pop. 186; P.O.; contains the seat of Lea Hall.

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