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Foston, Lincolnshire

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Foston, Lincolnshire

Foston is a small village and civil parish in the South Kesteven district of Lincolnshire, England. It is situated 6.1 miles northwest of Grantham, just off the A1. Foston lies on an ancient crossroads, situated on the northern edge of the Vale of Belvoir, nearly six miles northwest of Grantham, national grid reference SK 85 42.
DistrictSouth Kesteven
Post townGRANTHAM
Administrative CountyLincolnshire
Traditional CountyLincolnshire
OS GridSK8542
OS Settlement ClassificationOther settlement (village, hamlet etc)
RegionEast Midlands
CountryEngland
Police AuthorityLincolnshire
Fire and Rescue AuthorityLincolnshire
Fire and Rescue AuthorityLincolnshire
Ambulance AuthorityEast Midlands
 

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

Foztunee ~ Foztune

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

Foston, par., S. Lincolnshire, 5½ miles NW. of Grantham, 2180 ac., pop. 357; contains Foston House.

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