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Blankney, Lincolnshire

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Blankney, Lincolnshire

Blankney is a village and civil parish in the North Kesteven district of Lincolnshire, England. The village lies about 10 miles south from Lincoln and 10 miles north from Sleaford. Blankney is a small stone-built estate village, built around the large estate of Blankney Hall. According to the 2001 census, population was 239.
Post townLincoln
Administrative CountyLincolnshire
Traditional CountyLincolnshire
OS GridTF0660
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 Blankney, Lincolnshire has been known in the past

Blankenay ~ Blachene

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

Blankney, par. with ry. sta., mid. Lincolnshire, 9 miles N. of Sleaford, 6000 ac., pop. 658; P.O.; contains Blankney House.

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