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High Toynton, Lincolnshire

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High Toynton, Lincolnshire

High Toynton is a village and civil parish about 1.5 miles east of the town of Horncastle, in the East Lindsey district of Lincolnshire, England. It lies in the Lincolnshire Wolds, a designated Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty. High Toynton is one of the Thankful Villages that suffered no fatalities during the Great War of 1914 to 1918. Around the village has been found evidence of Medieval, Roman or earlier Neolithic and Bronze Age occupation.
DistrictEast Lindsey
Post townHorncastle
Administrative CountyLincolnshire
Traditional CountyLincolnshire
OS GridTF2869
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 High Toynton, Lincolnshire has been known in the past

Toynton ~ Toynton High

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

Toynton, High, par., Lincolnshire, 2 miles E. of Horncastle, 1054 ac., pop. 133.

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