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East Barkwith, Lincolnshire

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East Barkwith, Lincolnshire

East Barkwith is a village and civil parish on the A157 about 14 miles north east of the city of Lincoln, Lincolnshire, England. The parish church is dedicated to Saint Mary and is a grade II* listed building dating from the early 12th century, with later restorations, and is built of greenstone limestone and ironstone. There was a school built here which opened in January 1873 as a National School and closed in April 1987 as East Barkwith CE School.
DistrictEast Lindsey
Post townMarket Rasen
Administrative CountyLincolnshire
Traditional CountyLincolnshire
OS GridTF1681
OS Settlement ClassificationOther settlement (village, hamlet etc)
RegionEast Midlands
Police AuthorityLincolnshire
Fire and Rescue AuthorityLincolnshire
Fire and Rescue AuthorityLincolnshire
Ambulance AuthorityEast Midlands
Population388 (2001)

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

Barkwith ~ Barkwith East

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

Barkwith, East, par., mid. Lincolnshire, 3½ miles NE. of Wragby, 1594 ac., pop. 339.

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