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Gedney, Lincolnshire

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Gedney, Lincolnshire

Gedney is a village and civil parish in the South Holland district of Lincolnshire, England. It is situated just to the south of the A17 Boston to King's Lynn road, 2 miles east from Holbeach and 2 miles north-east from Long Sutton. The parish stretches east to The Wash, its villages and hamlets including Gedney Drove End, Gedney Dyke, Gedney Dawsmere, Gedney Marsh, and the geographic extension of Gedney Church End.
DistrictSouth Holland
Post townSPALDING
Administrative CountyLincolnshire
Traditional CountyLincolnshire
OS GridTF4024
OS Settlement ClassificationOther settlement (village, hamlet etc)
RegionEast Midlands
CountryEngland
Police AuthorityLincolnshire
Fire and Rescue AuthorityLincolnshire
Fire and Rescue AuthorityLincolnshire
Ambulance AuthorityEast Midlands
Dialling code01406
Population2,305
 

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

Gadenai ~ Gadenay

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

Gedney, par., township, and vil. with ry. sta., S. Lincolnshire, 3¼. miles SE. of Holbeach, 12,377 ac. land and 12,880 water -- par., pop. 2228; township, pop. 1884; P.O.; the par. contains the township and hamlet of Gedney Hill, pop. 344; P.O.

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