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Carrington, Lincolnshire

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Carrington, Lincolnshire

Carrington is a village and civil parish located about 7 miles north of the town of Boston, Lincolnshire, England. The village was created a township in 1812, after the drainage of the West Fen in 1802, and became a civil parish in 1858. The civil parish of Carrington also includes the village of New Bolingbroke, 1.5 miles to the north. and the hamlet of Medlam. The parish has a population of 564 according to the 2001 census.
DistrictEast Lindsey
Post townBoston
Administrative CountyLincolnshire
Traditional CountyLincolnshire
OS GridTF3154
OS Settlement ClassificationOther settlement (village, hamlet etc)
RegionEast Midlands
Police AuthorityLincolnshire
Fire and Rescue AuthorityLincolnshire
Fire and Rescue AuthorityLincolnshire
Ambulance AuthorityEast Midlands
Population564 (2001 Census)

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

Carrington, par., mid. Lincolnshire, in the Fens, 7 miles N. of Boston, 3825 ac., pop. 763.

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