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Bracebridge, Lincolnshire

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Bracebridge, Lincolnshire

Bracebridge is a suburb of Lincoln in Lincolnshire, England. It is situated approximately two miles south of the city centre on the main A1434 Newark Road, stretching approximately from St Catherine's to Swallowbeck alongside the east bank of the river Witham, and uphill to the more upmarket Bracebridge Heath. Under the Local Government Act 1888 Bracebridge was part of Kesteven and considered a separate town within that county.
Post townLincoln
Administrative CountyLincolnshire
Traditional CountyLincolnshire
OS GridSK9668
OS Settlement ClassificationOther settlement (village, hamlet etc)
RegionEast Midlands
Police AuthorityLincolnshire
Fire and Rescue AuthorityLincolnshire
Fire and Rescue AuthorityLincolnshire
Ambulance AuthorityEast Midlands

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

Bracebridge, par., mid. Lincolnshire, on river Witham, in parl. bor. of Lincoln, 1482 ac., pop. 2123; P.O.

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

BRACEBRIDGE (All Saints), a parish, in the wapentake of Boothby-Graffo, parts of Kesteven, union and county of Lincoln, 2¼ miles (S. by W.) from Lincoln; containing 127 inhabitants. The living is a vicarage, valued in the king's books at £3. 9. 9½., and in the patronage of the family of Bromehead; net income, £203; impropriators, Edward Gibbeson, Esq., of Red Hall, and William Colegrave, Esq. The church is ancient, and consists of a nave, chancel, and south aisle, with a tower.

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