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Pinchbeck, Lincolnshire

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Pinchbeck, Lincolnshire

Pinchbeck is a village and civil parish in the South Holland district of in Lincolnshire, England. It is situated 2 miles north from the centre of Spalding. The name Pinchbeck is derived from either the Old English pinc+bece (Minnow Stream) or pinca+bece (Finch Ridge). Pinchbeck falls within the drainage area of the Welland and Deepings Internal Drainage Board.
DistrictSouth Holland
Post townSPALDING
Administrative CountyLincolnshire
Traditional CountyLincolnshire
OS GridTF2325
OS Settlement ClassificationOther settlement (village, hamlet etc)
RegionEast Midlands
CountryEngland
Police AuthorityLincolnshire
Fire and Rescue AuthorityLincolnshire
Fire and Rescue AuthorityLincolnshire
Ambulance AuthorityEast Midlands
Dialling code01775
Population5,153
 

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

East Pinchbeck ~ Pinchbeck East ~ Picebech ~ Pincebec

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

Pinchbeck, East, vil., Pinchbeck par., Lincolnshire, near Pinchbeck sta.

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