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Fenton, Lincolnshire

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Fenton, Lincolnshire

Fenton is a village and civil parish in the West Lindsey district of Lincolnshire, England. It lies 2 miles south from Brampton and 4 miles west from Saxilby, on the A156 Lincoln to Gainsborough road. Fenton is a centre for the breeding of a local cattle variety, the Lincoln Reds. It is also a centre for fishing, being 1 mile to the east the River Trent. The village public house is the Carpenter Arms.
DistrictWest Lindsey
Post townLincoln
Administrative CountyLincolnshire
Traditional CountyLincolnshire
OS GridSK8476
OS Settlement ClassificationOther settlement (village, hamlet etc)
RegionEast Midlands
Police AuthorityLincolnshire
Fire and Rescue AuthorityLincolnshire
Fire and Rescue AuthorityLincolnshire
Ambulance AuthorityEast Midlands
Population297 (2001)

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

Fenton, township, Kettlethorpe par., in N. of co. and 8 miles NW. of Lincoln, on river Trent, pop. 268.

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