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Waddingworth, Lincolnshire

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Waddingworth, Lincolnshire

Waddingworth is a hamlet and civil parish in the East Lindsey district of Lincolnshire, England, about 5 miles north-east from the town of Horncastle. At the time of Domesday Book of 1086, "Waldingurde" or "Wadingurde" consisted of 60 households. The former parish church and mortuary chapel of Saint Margaret dates to the 13th or 14th century. In 1808 it is recorded as dilapidated and in the same year was rebuilt. It is again reported dilapidated in 1904 and was restored in 1913 by H. F.
DistrictEast Lindsey
Administrative CountyLincolnshire
Traditional CountyLincolnshire
OS GridTF1871
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 Waddingworth, Lincolnshire has been known in the past

Waldingurde ~ Wadingurde

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

Waddingworth, par., Lincolnshire, 5 miles NW. of Horncastle, 928 ac., pop. 66.

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