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Thorpe St Peter, Lincolnshire

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Thorpe St Peter, Lincolnshire

Thorpe St Peter is a village and civil parish in the East Lindsey district of Lincolnshire, England, about 1 mile north west of the town of Wainfleet. Thorpe was mentioned in the Domesday Book of 1086 when it was listed as having 33 households, two mills and a church. The parish church, dedicated to Saint Peter is a grade I listed building dating from 1200 with later additions and alterations, and restored in the 19th century. It is built of greenstone and limestone.
DistrictEast Lindsey
Administrative CountyLincolnshire
Traditional CountyLincolnshire
OS GridTF4860
OS Settlement ClassificationOther settlement (village, hamlet etc)
RegionEast Midlands
Police AuthorityLincolnshire
Fire and Rescue AuthorityLincolnshire
Fire and Rescue AuthorityLincolnshire
Ambulance AuthorityEast Midlands
Population349 (2001)

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

Thorpe St Peter, par. and vil. (ry. sta. Thorpe Culvert), Lincolnshire, 1½ mile NW. of Wainfleet, 2996 ac., pop. 566.

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