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Gayton le Marsh, Lincolnshire

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Gayton le Marsh, Lincolnshire

Gayton le Marsh is a village and civil parish in the East Lindsey district of Lincolnshire, England, about 8 miles south east of the town of Louth and about 6 miles north of Alford. Gayton le Marsh parish church was dedicated to Saint George. It had a western tower, was rebuilt in 1847, and was demolished in 1971. A red brick drainage pumping station was built here about 1850, which is now a grade II listed building.
DistrictEast Lindsey
Post townAlford
Administrative CountyLincolnshire
Traditional CountyLincolnshire
OS GridTF4284
OS Settlement ClassificationOther settlement (village, hamlet etc)
RegionEast Midlands
Police AuthorityLincolnshire
Fire and Rescue AuthorityLincolnshire
Fire and Rescue AuthorityLincolnshire
Ambulance AuthorityEast Midlands
Population138 (2001)

Other names by which Gayton le Marsh, Lincolnshire has been known in the past

Gayton ~ Gayton Le Marsh

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

Gayton-le-Marsh, par., mid. Lincolnshire, 6½ miles SE. of Louth, 2166 ac., pop. 248; P.O., called Gayton.

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