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Spridlington, Lincolnshire

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Spridlington, Lincolnshire

Spridlington is a village and civil parish in the West Lindsey district of Lincolnshire, England. It is 8 miles north of Lincoln just off the A15. According to the 2001 census it had a population of 194. The parish church of St. Hilary's dates from 1875. It replaced an earlier church dedicated to St Hilary and St Albinus - originally there were two churches in the village, but the site of St Albinus is unrecorded. St. Hilary's has recently raised enough money to have its organ renovated.
DistrictWest Lindsey
Administrative CountyLincolnshire
Traditional CountyLincolnshire
OS GridTF0084
OS Settlement ClassificationOther settlement (village, hamlet etc)
RegionEast Midlands
Police AuthorityLincolnshire
Fire and Rescue AuthorityLincolnshire
Fire and Rescue AuthorityLincolnshire
Ambulance AuthorityEast Midlands
Population194 (2001)

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

Sperlinctone ~ Sperlintone ~ Spredelintone

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

Spridlington, par. and vil., Lincolnshire - par., 2180 ac., pop. 291; vil., 9 miles NE. of Lincoln; P.O.

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

SPRIDLINGTON (St. Hilary), a parish, in the E. division of the wapentake of Aslacoe, parts of Lindsey, union and county of Lincoln, 9 miles (N. by E.) from Lincoln; containing 292 inhabitants. The western part of the parish adjoins the road from Lincoln to Hull. The number of acres is 2400; the surface is flat, and the soil in some parts light, and in others clayey. The living is a rectory, valued in the king's books at £11. 10.; net income, £454; patron, the Rev. Frederick Gildart. The tithes were commuted for land in 1774; there is a glebe-house, and the land contains 250 acres. The Wesleyans have a place of worship.

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