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North Cockerington, Lincolnshire

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North Cockerington, Lincolnshire

North Cockerington is a small village and civil parish in the East Lindsey district of Lincolnshire, England. It lies approximately 3 miles to the east from Louth. Village population has fluctuated between 150 and 200 since at least 1801 and currently remains at just below 200 with an equal distribution of males and females. North Cockerington was formerly known as Cockerington St Mary, distinguishing it from Cockerington St Leonard, now South Cockerington.
DistrictEast Lindsey
Administrative CountyLincolnshire
Traditional CountyLincolnshire
OS GridTF3790
OS Settlement ClassificationOther settlement (village, hamlet etc)
RegionEast Midlands
Police AuthorityLincolnshire
Fire and Rescue AuthorityLincolnshire
Fire and Rescue AuthorityLincolnshire
Ambulance AuthorityEast Midlands
Population192 (2001)

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

Cockerington ~ Cockerington North ~ Driby

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

Cockerington, North, par., N. Lincolnshire, 3¾ miles NE. of Louth, 1750 ac., pop. 267 in contains Cockerington House, seat of the Scropes.

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