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Cranwell, Lincolnshire

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Cranwell, Lincolnshire

Cranwell is a village situated in the North Kesteven district of Lincolnshire. It is part of the Civil Parish of Cranwell and Byard's Leap and is located 3.95 miles (6.3 kilometres) north-north-west of Sleaford and 16.3 miles (26.2 kilometres) south-east of the county town of Lincoln. The principal through road, the B1429 between the A15 to the east and the A17 to the west, joins the village to RAF Cranwell.
DistrictNorth Kesteven
Post townSLEAFORD
Administrative CountyLincolnshire
Traditional CountyLincolnshire
OS GridTF0349
OS Settlement ClassificationOther settlement (village, hamlet etc)
RegionEast Midlands
CountryEngland
Police AuthorityLincolnshire
Fire and Rescue AuthorityLincolnshire
Fire and Rescue AuthorityLincolnshire
Ambulance AuthorityEast Midlands
Dialling code01400
Population3,000
 

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

Cranewelle

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

Cranwell, par., S. Lincolnshire, 4 miles NW. of Sleaford, 2522 ac., pop. 206; P.O.

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