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Londonthorpe, Lincolnshire

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Londonthorpe, Lincolnshire

Londonthorpe is a satellite village of Grantham, in the South Kesteven district of Lincolnshire, England. The village is in the civil parish of Londonthorpe and Harrowby Without. It lies 3 miles to the north-east from Grantham, 1 mile to the west from the B6403, and borders on Belton Park in the west. The Londonthorpe name may derive from the Old Scandinavian lundr+thorp; in the Domesday account the village was written as "Lundertorp".
DistrictSouth Kesteven
Post townGrantham
Administrative CountyLincolnshire
Traditional CountyLincolnshire
OS GridSK9537
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 Londonthorpe, Lincolnshire has been known in the past

Lundertorp ~ Lundetorp

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

Londonthorpe, par. and vil., Lincolnshire, 3 miles NE. of Grantham, 1520 ac., pop. 183.

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