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Dorrington, Lincolnshire

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Dorrington, Lincolnshire

Dorrington is a village and civil parish in the North Kesteven district of Lincolnshire, England. It is located 1.2 miles south of Digby and north of Ruskington. It is to the east of the north-south B1188, which lies just within the parish boundaries. The nearest town is Sleaford, approximately 4.5 miles to the south. In the 2001 census, the parish had a population of 340. Dorrington Grade I listed Anglican church is dedicated to St James and St John. It is mainly in Decorated style.
DistrictNorth Kesteven
Post townLINCOLN
Administrative CountyLincolnshire
Traditional CountyLincolnshire
OS GridTF0752
OS Settlement ClassificationOther settlement (village, hamlet etc)
RegionEast Midlands
CountryEngland
Police AuthorityLincolnshire
Fire and Rescue AuthorityLincolnshire
Fire and Rescue AuthorityLincolnshire
Ambulance AuthorityEast Midlands
Dialling code01526
Population340
 

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

Derintone

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

Dorrington, par., S. Lincolnshire, 5 miles N. of Sleaford, 680 ac., pop. 398; P.O.

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