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.
The following is a list of the administrative units in which this place was either wholly or partly included.
|Ecclesiastical parish||Calcethorpe St. Faith|
|Poor Law union||Louth|
Any dates in this table should be used as a guide only.
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Directories & Gazetteers
We have transcribed the entry for Calcethorpe from the following:
- Samuel Lewis' A Topographical Dictionary of England, 1848 (Calcethorpe (St. Faith))
Online maps of Calcethorpe are available from a number of sites:
- Bing (Current Ordnance Survey maps).
- Google Streetview.
- National Library of Scotland. (Old maps)
- old-maps.co.uk (Old Ordnance Survey maps to buy).
- Streetmap.co.uk (Current Ordnance Survey maps).
- A Vision of Britain through Time. (Old maps)
Newspapers and Periodicals
The British Newspaper Archive have fully searchable digitised copies of the following Lincolnshire papers online: