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Sixhills, Lincolnshire

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Sixhills, Lincolnshire

Sixhills is a village in the West Lindsey district of Lincolnshire, England, about 3 miles south-east from Market Rasen. It lies just south of the A631 between Market Rasen and Ludford. The village was the site of a former nunnery of the Gilbertine Order, to which Gwladys ferch Dafydd was sent until her death in 1336.
DistrictWest Lindsey
Administrative CountyLincolnshire
Traditional CountyLincolnshire
OS GridTF1787
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 Sixhills, Lincolnshire has been known in the past


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

Sixhills.-- par., Lincolnshire, 4 miles SE. of Market Rasen, 1962 ac., pop. 175.

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