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Lutton, Lincolnshire

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Lutton, Lincolnshire

Lutton (sometimes Lutton-Bourne) is a village and civil parish in the South Holland district of Lincolnshire, England. It is located about 4 miles south-east of the town of Holbeach. The village has also been known by the alternative name of Sutton St Nicholas. The civil parish comprises the village of Lutton, with Lutton Marsh to the north-east and Lutton Garnsgate to the south-west. "Luctone" was recorded in the 1086 Domesday Book as having 16 households, 60 acres of meadow and one fishery.
DistrictSouth Holland
Post townSpalding
Administrative CountyLincolnshire
Traditional CountyLincolnshire
OS GridTF4325
OS Settlement ClassificationOther settlement (village, hamlet etc)
RegionEast Midlands
Police AuthorityLincolnshire
Fire and Rescue AuthorityLincolnshire
Fire and Rescue AuthorityLincolnshire
Ambulance AuthorityEast Midlands
Population1,151 (2001)

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

Lutton Bourne ~ Sutton St Nicholas ~ Luctone

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

Lutton Bourne, township and vil., Long Sutton par., Lincolnshire, 5 miles E. of Holbeach, pop. 770; P.O., called Lutton; birthplace of Richard Busby (1606-1695), headmaster of Westminster School.

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