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Fishtoft, Lincolnshire

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Fishtoft, Lincolnshire

Fishtoft is one of eighteen parishes which, together with Boston, form the Borough of Boston in the county of Lincolnshire, England. Local government has been arranged in this way since the reorganization of 1 April 1974, which resulted from the Local Government Act 1972. This parish forms an electoral ward in itself. Hitherto, the parish had formed part of Boston Rural District, in the Parts of Holland.
DistrictBoston (borough)
Administrative CountyLincolnshire
Traditional CountyLincolnshire
OS GridTF3642
OS Settlement ClassificationOther settlement (village, hamlet etc)
RegionEast Midlands
Police AuthorityLincolnshire
Fire and Rescue AuthorityLincolnshire
Fire and Rescue AuthorityLincolnshire
Ambulance AuthorityEast Midlands
Population6,250 (2001)

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


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

Fishtoft, par., S. Lincolnshire, 2½ miles SE. of Boston, 4473 ac. land and 1845 water, pop. 916; P.O.

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