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Haugh, Lincolnshire

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Haugh, Lincolnshire

Haugh is a hamlet and civil parish in the East Lindsey district of Lincolnshire, England, about 2 miles south west of the town of Alford. Haugh was mentioned in Domesday Book of 1086, when it consisted of 37 households. The parish church is dedicated to Saint Leonard and is a grade I listed building dating from the 11th century, with later additions, and a restoration in 1873. It is built of chalk and greenstone with red brick patching.
DistrictEast Lindsey
Post townAlford
Administrative CountyLincolnshire
Traditional CountyLincolnshire
OS GridTF4175
OS Settlement ClassificationOther settlement (village, hamlet etc)
RegionEast Midlands
Police AuthorityLincolnshire
Fire and Rescue AuthorityLincolnshire
Fire and Rescue AuthorityLincolnshire
Ambulance AuthorityEast Midlands

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

Haghe ~ Hage

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

Haugh, par., mid. Lincolnshire, 2½ miles SW. of Alford, 640 ac., pop. 26.

Haugh, Lincolnshire in "A Topographical Dictionary of England" edited by Samuel Lewis (1848)

HAUGH, an extra-parochial liberty, in the Marsh division of the hundred of Calceworth, parts of Lindsey, county of Lincoln, 3 miles (W.) from Alford; containing 10 inhabitants. It comprises 560 acres, of which 470 are arable, 80 pasture, and 10 woodland. The living of Haugh is a perpetual curacy, valued in the king's books at £4, and has a net income of £72; the patronage and impropriation belong to the Misses Horsfall. The church is dedicated to St. Leonard.

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