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South Cockerington, Lincolnshire

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South Cockerington, Lincolnshire

South Cockerington is a village and civil parish in the East Lindsey district of Lincolnshire, England, about 4 miles east from the town of Louth. The parish church is a grade I listed building dedicated to Saint Leonard dating from the early 14th century, and restored in 1872-73. It is built from greenstone, limestone and brick. Inside there is a 15th-century font, and an alabaster monument to Sir Adrian Scrope who died in 1623, attributed to Epiphanius Evesham.
DistrictEast Lindsey
Post townLouth
Administrative CountyLincolnshire
Traditional CountyLincolnshire
OS GridTF3788
OS Settlement ClassificationOther settlement (village, hamlet etc)
RegionEast Midlands
Police AuthorityLincolnshire
Fire and Rescue AuthorityLincolnshire
Fire and Rescue AuthorityLincolnshire
Ambulance AuthorityEast Midlands
Population229 (2001)

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

Cockerington ~ Cockerington South

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

Cockerington, South, par., N. Lincolnshire, 3 miles NE. of Louth, 1880 ac., pop. 214.

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