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Woodhall Spa, Lincolnshire

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Woodhall Spa, Lincolnshire

Woodhall Spa is a civil parish and village in the East Lindsey district of Lincolnshire, England within a wooded area on the Southern edge of the Lincolnshire Wolds, about 6 miles south-west of Horncastle and about 15 miles east-south-east of Lincoln. It is noted for its mineral springs, cinema, and its World War II association with the RAF 617 Squadron. Twin Towns 22x20px Roézé-sur-Sarthe in Pays de la Loire which is about 6 miles south west of Le Mans. The charter was signed in 1989.
DistrictEast Lindsey
Administrative CountyLincolnshire
Traditional CountyLincolnshire
OS GridTF1963
OS Settlement ClassificationTown
RegionEast Midlands
Police AuthorityLincolnshire
Fire and Rescue AuthorityLincolnshire
Fire and Rescue AuthorityLincolnshire
Ambulance AuthorityEast Midlands
Dialling code01526
Population3,657 (2001 census)/ 5,000 (2012 estimate)

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

Langton St Andrew ~ Woodhall

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

Langton St Andrew, eccl. dist., Iangton by Horncastle, Thimbleby, Thornton, and Woodhall pars., Lincolnshire, 7 miles SW. of Horncastle, pop. 515.

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