Hallington, Lincolnshire

Historical Description

Hallington, a parish in Lincolnshire, 2 ½ miles SW from Louth, with a station on the G.N.R. Post town and money order and telegraph office, Louth. Acreage, 1511; population of the civil parish, 115; of the ecclesiastical, with Raithby, 313. The property belongs to the Chaplin family. The living is a vicarage, annexed to the rectory of Raithby, in the diocese of Lincoln; joint net yearly value, £563. The church has disappeared, and the site of it is now a burial-ground.

Transcribed from The Comprehensive Gazetteer of England and Wales, 1894-5


The following is a list of the administrative units in which this place was either wholly or partly included.

Ancient County Lincolnshire
Ecclesiastical parish Hallington St. Lawrence
Hundred Louth-Eske
Poor Law union Louth

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Church Records

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