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Moortown, Lincolnshire

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Moortown, Lincolnshire

Moortown is a hamlet in the civil parish of South Kelsey, and in the West Lindsey district of Lincolnshire, England. It is situated at the crossroad of the B1205 and B1434 roads, 3 miles south-west from Caistor, 7 miles south-east from Brigg and 14 miles west from Grimsby. The nearest primary school is situated in North Kelsey and the nearest secondary schools are in Caistor. Moortown has a public house, The Skipworth Arms, a campsite, telephone box, bus shelter and a letterbox.
DistrictWest Lindsey
Administrative CountyLincolnshire
Traditional CountyLincolnshire
OS GridTF0799
OS Settlement ClassificationOther settlement (village, hamlet etc)
RegionEast Midlands
CountryEngland
Police AuthorityLincolnshire
Fire and Rescue AuthorityLincolnshire
Fire and Rescue AuthorityLincolnshire
Ambulance AuthorityEast Midlands
 

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

Moorton

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

Moortown.-- hamlet with ry. sta. (for Caistor), South Kelsey par., Lincolnshire, 3½ miles SW. of Caistor and 7 miles N. of Market Rasen.

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