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West Torrington, Lincolnshire

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West Torrington, Lincolnshire

West Torrington is a small hamlet in the West Lindsey district of Lincolnshire, England. It is situated on the edge of Bleasby Moor and 3 miles north from Wragby. The 2001 Census recorded a West Torrington population of 69. The village is a setting in Sebastian Faulks' 2005 novel Human Traces.
DistrictWest Lindsey
Administrative CountyLincolnshire
Traditional CountyLincolnshire
OS GridTF1382
OS Settlement ClassificationOther settlement (village, hamlet etc)
RegionEast Midlands
Police AuthorityLincolnshire
Fire and Rescue AuthorityLincolnshire
Fire and Rescue AuthorityLincolnshire
Ambulance AuthorityEast Midlands
Population69 (2001)

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

Torrington ~ Torrington West

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

Torrington, West, par., Lincolnshire, 1 mile SW. of East Torrington, 1109 ac., pop. 160.

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