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Heckington, Lincolnshire

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Heckington, Lincolnshire

Heckington is a village and civil parish in the North Kesteven district of Lincolnshire, England. It lies between Sleaford and Swineshead Bridge, south of the A17 road. Heckington, with 1,491 households, is one of the largest villages in Lincolnshire.
DistrictNorth Kesteven
Post townSLEAFORD
Administrative CountyLincolnshire
Traditional CountyLincolnshire
OS GridTF1444
OS Settlement ClassificationOther settlement (village, hamlet etc)
RegionEast Midlands
CountryEngland
Police AuthorityLincolnshire
Fire and Rescue AuthorityLincolnshire
Fire and Rescue AuthorityLincolnshire
Ambulance AuthorityEast Midlands
Dialling code01529
Population3,069 (2001 census)
 

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

Echintune

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

Heckington, par. and vil. with ry. sta., Lincolnshire, 5 miles SE. of Sleaford, 5720 ac., pop. 1766; P.O., T.O.

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