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Newton on Trent, Lincolnshire

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Newton on Trent, Lincolnshire

Newton on Trent is a village and civil parish in the West Lindsey district of Lincolnshire, England. It lies about 10 miles south of Gainsborough and 10 miles west of Lincoln east of the River Trent at the junction of the A57 running east to west, and the A1133 running north to south. West of the village, between it and the Trent, is the site of a Roman fort. It was discovered in 1962, and probably dates from the Claudian period. The area enclosed is likely to have been at least 30 acres .
DistrictWest Lindsey
Post townLincoln
Administrative CountyLincolnshire
Traditional CountyLincolnshire
OS GridSK8374
OS Settlement ClassificationOther settlement (village, hamlet etc)
RegionEast Midlands
Police AuthorityLincolnshire
Fire and Rescue AuthorityLincolnshire
Fire and Rescue AuthorityLincolnshire
Ambulance AuthorityEast Midlands
Population338 (2001)

Other names by which Newton on Trent, Lincolnshire has been known in the past

Newton Upon Trent

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

Newton upon Trent, par. and vil., Lincolnshire, 10 miles S. of Gainsborough, 1390 ac., pop. 313; P.O., T.O.

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