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Canwick, Lincolnshire

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Canwick, Lincolnshire

Canwick is village and civil parish in the North Kesteven district of Lincolnshire, England. It lies two miles south of the city of Lincoln. The village, with commanding views of Lincoln, overlooks the Witham Valley, where the River Witham follows an ice-age cut through the jurassic limestone ridge which forms the spine of the county.
DistrictNorth Kesteven
Post townLincoln
Administrative CountyLincolnshire
Traditional CountyLincolnshire
OS GridSK9869
OS Settlement ClassificationOther settlement (village, hamlet etc)
RegionEast Midlands
CountryEngland
Police AuthorityLincolnshire
Fire and Rescue AuthorityLincolnshire
Fire and Rescue AuthorityLincolnshire
Ambulance AuthorityEast Midlands
 

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

Caneuuic ~ Canuic

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

Canwick, par., in mid. of co. and 1½ mile SE. of Lincoln, 1999 ac., pop. 246; P.O. at Canwick Road.

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