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Springthorpe, Lincolnshire

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Springthorpe, Lincolnshire

Springthorpe is a village and civil parish in the West Lindsey district of Lincolnshire, England, about 4 miles east from the town of Gainsborough. Springthorpe was listed in Domesday Book as "Springetorp" and it consisted then of 21 households and a church. The limestone parish church, which is dedicated to Saint Lawrence and Saint George, is a grade I listed building dating from the 11th century, and restored in 1865. The font is 13th-century.
DistrictWest Lindsey
Post townGainsborough
Administrative CountyLincolnshire
Traditional CountyLincolnshire
OS GridSK8789
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 Springthorpe, Lincolnshire has been known in the past


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

Springthorpe, par. and vil., Lincolnshire - par., 1072 ac., pop. 214; vil., 4 m. E. of Gainsborough; P.O.

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