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Boultham, Lincolnshire

Historical Description

Boultham, a village and a parish in Lincolnshire, on the river Witham, 2 miles SSW of Lincoln, the post, money order, and telegraph office. The M.R, runs through the parish. Acreage of the parish, 1330; population, 527. Boultham Hall is a chief residence. The living is a rectory, with the vicarage of Bracebridge annexed, in the diocese of Lincoln; joint gross yearly income, £370 with residence at Bracebridge. The church, an edifice of stone in the Early English and Perpendicular styles, was restored in 1887. In the churchyard there is a memorial of the men of the 47th regiment who fell in the Crimea, consisting of a block of granite from the fortifications of Sebastopol over 2 tons in weight. Boultham Hall is a large mansion standing in a park of 70 acres.

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

Administration

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

Ancient CountyLincolnshire 
Ecclesiastical parishBoultham St. Helen 
Poor Law unionLincoln 
WapentakeBoothby-Graffo 

Any dates in this table should be used as a guide only.


Church Records

The Phillimore transcript of Marriages at Boultham 1562-1837, Lincolnshire is available to browse online.

Findmypast, in conjunction with the Lincolnshire Archives, have the following parish records online for Boultham:

BaptismsBannsMarriagesBurials
1563-1911 1564-19111563-1812

Civil Registration

For general information about Civil Registration (births, marriages and deaths) see the Civil Registration page.


Directories & Gazetteers

We have transcribed the entry for Boultham from the following:


Maps

Online maps of Boultham are available from a number of sites:


Newspapers and Periodicals

The British Newspaper Archive have fully searchable digitised copies of the following Lincolnshire papers online:

DistrictLincoln
CountyLincolnshire
RegionEast Midlands
CountryEngland
Postal districtLN6
Post TownLincoln