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Pickworth, Lincolnshire

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Pickworth, Lincolnshire

Pickworth is a village and civil parish in the South Kesteven district of Lincolnshire, England. It is situated 6 miles east from Grantham and 7.5 miles south from Spalding. Pickworth was mentioned in the Domesday Book of 1086 when it had forty households and a church. The parish church is dedicated to St Andrew, and is a grade I listed building built of limestone and dating from the 12th century. Over the chancel arch are 14th-century wall paintings dated to about 1380.
DistrictSouth Kesteven
Administrative CountyLincolnshire
Traditional CountyLincolnshire
OS GridTF0433
OS Settlement ClassificationOther settlement (village, hamlet etc)
RegionEast Midlands
Police AuthorityLincolnshire
Fire and Rescue AuthorityLincolnshire
Fire and Rescue AuthorityLincolnshire
Ambulance AuthorityEast Midlands
Population170 (2001)

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

Picheuorde ~ Picheurde ~ Picheworde

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

Pickworth.-- par. and vil., Lincolnshire, 2 miles W. of Falkingham, 1473 ac., pop. 227.

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