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Irnham, Lincolnshire

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Irnham, Lincolnshire

Irnham is a village and civil parish in South Kesteven, Lincolnshire, England. It is about 10 miles south-east from Grantham, To the north is Ingoldsby and to the south-west, Corby Glen. The village is on a high limestone ridge that forms the southern part of the Lincolnshire Wolds. The civil parish of Irnham also includes the hamlets of Bulby and Hawthorpe. The similar ecclesiastical parish is Irnham, part of the Beltisloe rural deanery, Diocese of Lincoln.
DistrictSouth Kesteven
Post townGrantham
Administrative CountyLincolnshire
Traditional CountyLincolnshire
OS GridTF0226
OS Settlement ClassificationOther settlement (village, hamlet etc)
RegionEast Midlands
Police AuthorityLincolnshire
Fire and Rescue AuthorityLincolnshire
Fire and Rescue AuthorityLincolnshire
Ambulance AuthorityEast Midlands
Dialling code01476

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

Gerneham ~ Greneham

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

Irnham, par. and vil., Lincolnshire, 6½ miles NW. of Bourn, 3520 ac., pop. 284; P.O.; in vicinity of vil. is the seat of lrnham Hall.

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