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Withcall, Lincolnshire

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Withcall, Lincolnshire

Withcall is a small farming village in the East Lindsey district of Lincolnshire, England. It lies within the Lincolnshire Wolds, and 4 miles south-west from Louth. The village was served by Withcall railway station, a small station halt on the long-since defunct Louth to Bardney line; a section of the platform edge still remains, and there is a well-preserved tunnel close-by. There are legends of a ghost train being heard in the vicinity of Withcall. Template:Says who?
Post townLOUTH
Administrative CountyLincolnshire
Traditional CountyLincolnshire
OS GridTF2883
OS Settlement ClassificationOther settlement (village, hamlet etc)
RegionEast Midlands
CountryEngland
Police AuthorityLincolnshire
Fire and Rescue AuthorityLincolnshire
Fire and Rescue AuthorityLincolnshire
Ambulance AuthorityEast Midlands
Dialling code01507
 

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

Wichale ~ Widcale

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

Withcall, par. and ry. sta., Lincolnshire, 4 miles SW. of Louth, 2650 ac., pop. 237.

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