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Pointon, Lincolnshire

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Pointon, Lincolnshire

Pointon is a small village situated 7 miles north from Bourne, in the South Kesteven district of Lincolnshire, England. It forms part of the civil parish of Pointon and Sempringham, which had a 2001 population of 507. The parish church is a grade I listed building, dedicated to Saint Andrew and dating from 1170. It was restored and the chancel rebuilt in 1868-69 by Edward Browning.
DistrictSouth Kesteven
Administrative CountyLincolnshire
Traditional CountyLincolnshire
OS GridTF1131
OS Settlement ClassificationOther settlement (village, hamlet etc)
RegionEast Midlands
Police AuthorityLincolnshire
Fire and Rescue AuthorityLincolnshire
Fire and Rescue AuthorityLincolnshire
Ambulance AuthorityEast Midlands

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

Pochintone ~ Pochinton ~ Podintone

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

Pointon, township and vil., Sempringham par., Lincolnshire, 2½ miles SE. of Falkingham, pop. 438; P.O.

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