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Wispington, Lincolnshire

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Wispington, Lincolnshire

Wispington is a village in the civil parish of Edlington with Wispington in the East Lindsey district of Lincolnshire, England. It is situated approximately 2 miles west from the A158 road, and geographically 4 miles north-west from Horncastle and 14 miles east from the county town of Lincoln. The former parish church is a grade II listed building dedicated to Saint Margaret was built in 1863 by John Atkinson of York and consists of a western tower, nave, chancel, south porch and vestry.
DistrictEast Lindsey
Post townHorncastle
Administrative CountyLincolnshire
Traditional CountyLincolnshire
OS GridTF2071
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 Wispington, Lincolnshire has been known in the past


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

Wispington, par., Lincolnshire, 3½ miles NW. of Horncastle, 1570 ac., pop. 109.

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