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Creeton, Lincolnshire

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Creeton, Lincolnshire

Creeton is a hamlet in the civil parish of Counthorpe and Creeton in the South Kesteven district of Lincolnshire, England. It lies 5 miles south west from Bourne and 3 miles south from Corby Glen, on the River Glen Creeton Grade I listed Anglican parish church is dedicated to St Peter. It is of late Decorated style. During restoration in 1851 the piers and arches of a former Norman aisle were discovered. The church holds a chained 1611 bible.
DistrictSouth Kesteven
Post townGrantham
Administrative CountyLincolnshire
Traditional CountyLincolnshire
OS GridTF0119
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 Creeton, Lincolnshire has been known in the past

Cretone ~ Cretune ~ Cretun

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

Creeton, par. and hamlet, S. Lincolnshire, 3 m. SE. of Corby -- par., 1003 ac., pop. 124; hamlet, pop. 51.

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