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Aisthorpe, Lincolnshire

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Aisthorpe, Lincolnshire

Aisthorpe is a hamlet and civil parish in the West Lindsey district of Lincolnshire, England. It lies between Scampton and Brattleby on the B1398, a small back road to the west of, and parallel to, the A15 northern section of Ermine Street out of Lincoln. Aisthorpe, or East Thorpe, was listed in the Domesday Book of 1086 when it consisted of 12 households. The parish church is a grade II listed building dedicated to Saint Peter and was built in 1867 by T. C. Hine of Nottingham.
Post townLincoln
Administrative CountyLincolnshire
Traditional CountyLincolnshire
OS GridSK9480
OS Settlement ClassificationOther settlement (village, hamlet etc)
RegionEast Midlands
Police AuthorityLincolnshire
Fire and Rescue AuthorityLincolnshire
Fire and Rescue AuthorityLincolnshire
Ambulance AuthorityEast Midlands
Population96 (2001)

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

East Thorpe ~ Aestorp ~ Estorp

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

Aisthorpe, par. and seat, mid. div. of co. and 6 miles NW. of Lincoln, 803 ac., pop. 112.

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

AISTHORPE (St. Peter), a parish, in the wapentake of Lawress, parts of Lindsey, union and county of Lincoln, 6 miles (W. N. W.) from the city of Lincoln; containing 82 inhabitants. It comprises by measurement 807 acres, and is intersected by the road from Lincoln to Barton. Stone is quarried for building purposes, and for making roads. The living is a discharged rectory, with the vicarage of West Thorpe annexed, valued in the king's books at £4. 10.; net income, £289; patrons, the Milnes family: the glebe consists of an acre and a half, with a cottage. The church is a plain edifice, erected about 45 years since, and consists of a nave, chancel, and tower.

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