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Folkingham, Lincolnshire

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Folkingham, Lincolnshire

Folkingham is a village and civil parish at the northern edge of the South Kesteven district of Lincolnshire, England. It lies on the A15 road 11 miles of north of Bourne. The civil parish and ecclesiastical parish have the same boundaries. The 2001 census recorded a population of 729.
DistrictSouth Kesteven
Administrative CountyLincolnshire
Traditional CountyLincolnshire
OS GridTF0733
OS Settlement ClassificationOther settlement (village, hamlet etc)
RegionEast Midlands
Police AuthorityLincolnshire
Fire and Rescue AuthorityLincolnshire
Fire and Rescue AuthorityLincolnshire
Ambulance AuthorityEast Midlands
Dialling code01529

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

Falkingham ~ Folchingeham ~ Folchingham ~ Fulchingeham

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

Falkingham, par. and vil., S. Lincolnshire, 10 miles E. of Grantham, 1861 ac., pop. 576; P.O., called Folkingham. Market-day, Thursday.

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