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Waithe, Lincolnshire

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Waithe, Lincolnshire

Waithe (or Waythe) is a hamlet and civil parish in the East Lindsey district of Lincolnshire, England. It lies on the A16, 1 mile south from Holton-le-Clay and 1 mile north from North Thoresby. In the Domesday account Waithe is written as "Wade", and was one of the 398 properties assigned to Ilbert of Lacy. The village is the site of a deserted medieval village, indicated by earthworks, trackways and ditch enclosures, and 13th- to 18th-century pottery finds.
DistrictEast Lindsey
Post townGrimsby
Administrative CountyLincolnshire
Traditional CountyLincolnshire
OS GridTA2800
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 Waithe, Lincolnshire has been known in the past

Waith ~ Wade

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

Waith, par., Lincolnshire, 6 miles S. of Grimsby, 780 ac., pop. 60.

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