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Dyke, Lincolnshire

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Dyke, Lincolnshire

Dyke is a hamlet in the South Kesteven district of Lincolnshire, England. It lies within the civil parish of Bourne. The name Dyke arises from its lying on Car Dyke, a once much larger Roman ditch, which runs along the western edge of The Fens. The section of Car Dyke between Dyke and Bourne is a scheduled ancient monument. For population statistics Dyke, Twenty, South Fen, and Spalding road outside Bourne are taken together; Dyke is the largest of these settlements.
DistrictSouth Kesteven
Post townBOURNE
Administrative CountyLincolnshire
Traditional CountyLincolnshire
OS GridTF1022
OS Settlement ClassificationOther settlement (village, hamlet etc)
RegionEast Midlands
CountryEngland
Police AuthorityLincolnshire
Fire and Rescue AuthorityLincolnshire
Fire and Rescue AuthorityLincolnshire
Ambulance AuthorityEast Midlands
Dialling code01778
 

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