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Allington, Lincolnshire

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Allington, Lincolnshire

Allington is a village and civil parish in the South Kesteven district of Lincolnshire, England, five miles north-west of Grantham. The 2001 census gave a population of 728 for the parish. At the time of the Norman conquest the name of the village was Adelinctune. It belonged to the historical wapentake of Winnibriggs and Threo. Allington Grade II listed Anglican parish church is dedicated to the Holy Trinity.
DistrictSouth Kesteven
Post townGrantham
Administrative CountyLincolnshire
Traditional CountyLincolnshire
OS GridSK8540
OS Settlement ClassificationOther settlement (village, hamlet etc)
RegionEast Midlands
Police AuthorityLincolnshire
Fire and Rescue AuthorityLincolnshire
Fire and Rescue AuthorityLincolnshire
Ambulance AuthorityEast Midlands

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

Allington East and West

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

Allington, East and West, par., S. Lincolnsh., 4 m. NW. of Grantham, 2070 ac., pop. 331.

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