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Farforth, Lincolnshire

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Farforth, Lincolnshire

Farforth is a village in the civil parish of Maidenwell about 6 miles south of the town of Louth, Lincolnshire, England. The parish church is dedicated to Saint Peter and is a grade II listed building rebuilt in 1861 using material from a previous medieval church. The font dates from the 15th century. The 1861 rebuilding in Early English style was financed by the family of William and Francis Osiear and the Corporation of Basingstoke.
DistrictEast Lindsey
Post townLouth
Administrative CountyLincolnshire
Traditional CountyLincolnshire
OS GridTF3178
OS Settlement ClassificationOther settlement (village, hamlet etc)
RegionEast Midlands
CountryEngland
Police AuthorityLincolnshire
Fire and Rescue AuthorityLincolnshire
Fire and Rescue AuthorityLincolnshire
Ambulance AuthorityEast Midlands
 

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

Farforde

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

Farforth, par., mid. Lincolnshire, 6 miles SW. of Louth, 1940 ac., pop. 143.

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