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South Willingham, Lincolnshire

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South Willingham, Lincolnshire

South Willingham is a village and civil parish in the East Lindsey district of Lincolnshire, England. It lies 1 mile south-west off the A157, 8 miles south-east from Market Rasen, 10 miles north from Horncastle and 10 miles west from Louth. South Willingham was recorded in the Domesday Book as "Ulingeham". South Willingham Grade II listed Anglican parish church is dedicated to St Martin. The church, built of greenstone, was rebuilt in 1835, but the Perpendicular style tower and screen remain.
DistrictEast Lindsey
Post townMarket Rasen
Administrative CountyLincolnshire
Traditional CountyLincolnshire
OS GridTF1983
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 South Willingham, Lincolnshire has been known in the past

Willingham ~ Willingham South

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

Willingham, South, par. and vil. with ry. sta. (South Willingham and Hainton), Lincolnshire - par., 1900 ac., pop. 330; vil., 4½ miles NE. of Wragby and 7 SE. of Market Rasen; P.O.

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