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Calcethorpe, Lincolnshire

Historical Description

Calcethorpe, a parish in Lincolnshire, 6 miles W by N of Louth station on the G.N.R. Post town and telegraph office, Louth; money order office, Ludford. Acreage, 1103; population, 89. The living is a sinecure rectory in the diocese of Lincoln; value, £60. The church is in ruins.

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


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

Ancient CountyLincolnshire 
Ecclesiastical parishCalcethorpe St. Faith 
Poor Law unionLouth 

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DistrictEast Lindsey
RegionEast Midlands
Postal districtLN11
Post TownLouth