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Wilsthorpe, Lincolnshire

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Wilsthorpe, Lincolnshire

Wilsthorpe is a village in the district of South Kesteven in the county of Lincolnshire, England. It is situated approximately 6 miles north-east from Stamford and approximately 4 miles south from Bourne. Originally a Chapelry in Greatford parish, Wilsthorpe was created a civil parish in 1866 and lasted until 1931 when it was abolished to create the civil parish of Braceborough and Wilsthorpe.
DistrictSouth Kesteven
Post townStamford
Administrative CountyLincolnshire
Traditional CountyLincolnshire
OS GridTF0913
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 Wilsthorpe, Lincolnshire has been known in the past

Wivelestorp

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

Wilsthorpe, township, Greatford par., Lincolnshire, 6 miles NE. of Stamford, pop. 81.

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