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Colsterworth, Lincolnshire

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Colsterworth, Lincolnshire

Colsterworth is a village and civil parish in the South Kesteven district of Lincolnshire, England. The village, together with the hamlet of Woolsthorpe-by-Colsterworth, had a population of 1508 according to the 2001 census. It lies half a mile (0.8 km) west of the A1, seven miles (11 km) south of Grantham and 13 miles (21 km) north of Stamford.
DistrictSouth Kesteven
Post townGRANTHAM
Administrative CountyLincolnshire
Traditional CountyLincolnshire
OS GridSK9224
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 Colsterworth, Lincolnshire has been known in the past

Coultersworth ~ Colsteuorde ~ Colstewrde

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

Colsterworth, par. and vil., N. Lincolnshire, on r. Witham, 8 m. S. of Grantham, 3000 ac., pop. 986; P.O., T.O.

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