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Great Sturton, Lincolnshire

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Great Sturton, Lincolnshire

Great Sturton is a hamlet and civil parish in the East Lindsey district of Lincolnshire, England. It has only twelve houses and fewer than 40 residents. It is approximately 7 miles from the market town of Horncastle. The church is dedicated to All Saints, and is a Grade II* listed building dating from the 11th century. It was restored in 1904 by T. J. Micklethwaite. Both a middle and a late Bronze Age spearhead were found at Great Sturton.
DistrictEast Lindsey
Administrative CountyLincolnshire
Traditional CountyLincolnshire
OS GridTF2176
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 Great Sturton, Lincolnshire has been known in the past

Sturton ~ Sturton Great ~ Sturton Magna

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

Sturton, Great, par., Lincolnshire, 6 miles NW. of Horncastle, 1440 ac., pop. 145.

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