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Billinghay, Lincolnshire

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Billinghay, Lincolnshire

Billinghay is a village and civil parish in the North Kesteven district of Lincolnshire, England, about ten miles north-east of Sleaford. The village lies along the B1189 road near the junction with the A153. Just south of the village towards Sleaford is North Kyme. According to the 2001 census the parish had a population of 1,808. The settlement is mentioned in the Domesday Book. The name originates from the Saxon name for a fishery.
DistrictNorth Kesteven
Post townLincoln
Administrative CountyLincolnshire
Traditional CountyLincolnshire
OS GridTF1554
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 Billinghay, Lincolnshire has been known in the past

Belingei

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

Billinghay, par. and township, S. Lincolnshire, 8½ miles NE. of Sleaford -- par., 7338 ac., pop. 2234; township, pop. 1440; P.O., T.O.

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