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Friesthorpe, Lincolnshire

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Friesthorpe, Lincolnshire

Friesthorpe is a settlement in the West Lindsey district of Lincolnshire, England. Friesthorpe Grade II listed Anglican church is dedicated to St Peter. The church is of 13th century origin, and was rebuilt in 1841 except for the tower.
DistrictWest Lindsey
Post townLincoln
Administrative CountyLincolnshire
Traditional CountyLincolnshire
OS GridTF0783
OS Settlement ClassificationOther settlement (village, hamlet etc)
RegionEast Midlands
Police AuthorityLincolnshire
Fire and Rescue AuthorityLincolnshire
Fire and Rescue AuthorityLincolnshire
Ambulance AuthorityEast Midlands

Friesthorpe, Lincolnshire in "A Topographical Dictionary of England" edited by Samuel Lewis (1848)

FRIESTHORPE (St. Peter), a parish, in the wapentake of Lawress, parts of Lindsey, union and county of Lincoln, 5 miles (S. W. by S.) from MarketRasen; containing 53 inhabitants. It comprises by measurement 557 acres, of which the surface is level, and the soil fertile. The living is a discharged rectory, in the patronage of the Dean and Chapter of Lincoln, valued in the king's books at £4. 10.; net income, £114: the glebe consists of between 300 and 400 acres. The church was rebuilt in 1840, by subscription, aided by a grant from the Incorporated Society.

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