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Doddington, Lincolnshire

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Doddington, Lincolnshire

Doddington is a village in the civil parish of Doddington and Whisby in the North Kesteven district of Lincolnshire, England. The parish lies 5 miles west from Lincoln, north of the A46 road, and is bounded to its west by Nottinghamshire. It includes the hamlet of Whisby, and parts of the Whisby Moor Nature Reserve. In the Domesday account Doddington is written as "Dodingtone".
Post townLincoln
Administrative CountyLincolnshire
Traditional CountyLincolnshire
OS GridSK9070
OS Settlement ClassificationOther settlement (village, hamlet etc)
RegionEast Midlands
Police AuthorityLincolnshire
Fire and Rescue AuthorityLincolnshire
Fire and Rescue AuthorityLincolnshire
Ambulance AuthorityEast Midlands
Dialling code01522

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

Doddington, par. and vil., in co. and 5½ miles SW. of Lincoln -- par., 4044 ac., pop. 274; vil., pop. 156.

Doddington, Lincolnshire in "A Topographical Dictionary of England" edited by Samuel Lewis (1848)

DODDINGTON (St. Peter), a parish, in the Lower division of the wapentake of Boothby-Graffo, parts of Kesteven, union and county of Lincoln, 7 miles (W. by S.) from Lincoln; containing 220 inhabitants. The parish comprises about 2000 acres, and the hamlet of Whisby, which is attached to it, about 1635. The living is a discharged rectory, valued in the king's books at £7. 9. 6.; net income, £180; patron, Col. Jarvis, who has endowed a school. The glebe contains nearly 100 acres, and there is a glebe-house attached to the benefice.

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