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Wellingore, Lincolnshire

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Wellingore, Lincolnshire

Wellingore is a village and civil parish in the North Kesteven district of Lincolnshire, England. It is situated on the A607 road, approximately 12 miles south from Lincoln. It conjoins the village of Navenby. The Viking Way traverses through the village, passing from the side of the cliff edge to Ermine Street. In 1801 there was a resident population of 559, which peaked to 943 in 1861. In the 1971 Census there were 618 people recorded. The largest building in Wellingore is Wellingore Hall.
DistrictNorth Kesteven
Post townLINCOLN
Administrative CountyLincolnshire
Traditional CountyLincolnshire
OS GridSK9856
OS Settlement ClassificationOther settlement (village, hamlet etc)
RegionEast Midlands
Police AuthorityLincolnshire
Fire and Rescue AuthorityLincolnshire
Fire and Rescue AuthorityLincolnshire
Ambulance AuthorityEast Midlands
Population719 (2001)

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

Wellingoure ~ Welingoure

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

Wellingore, par. and vil., Lincolnshire - par., 2400 ac., pop. 790; vil., 9½ miles NW. of Sleaford; P.O.; in vicinity is Wellingore Hall, seat.

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