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Grayingham, Lincolnshire

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Grayingham, Lincolnshire

Grayingham is a village and civil parish in the West Lindsey district of Lincolnshire, England. It lies near Kirton in Lindsey, about 9 miles north-east from Gainsborough and 10 miles south of Scunthorpe. The name Grayingham comes from the Old English Gra(ga)+inga+ham for "homestead of the family of a man named Graeg". The name appears in the 1086 Domesday Book as Graingeham. Grayingham Grade II* listed Anglican church is dedicated to Saint Radegund.
DistrictWest Lindsey
Administrative CountyLincolnshire
Traditional CountyLincolnshire
OS GridSK9396
OS Settlement ClassificationOther settlement (village, hamlet etc)
RegionEast Midlands
Police AuthorityLincolnshire
Fire and Rescue AuthorityLincolnshire
Fire and Rescue AuthorityLincolnshire
Ambulance AuthorityEast Midlands
Population117 (2001)

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

Grayingham, par., N. Lincolnshire, 9 miles NE. of Gainsborough, 1675 ac., pop. 167; P.O.

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