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Farforth cum Maidenwell, Lincolnshire

Historical Description

Farforth with Maidenwell, a parish in Lincolnshire, on the Wolds, 5½ miles WSW from Authorpe station on the G.N.R., and 6 S by W from Louth. Post town and money order and telegraph office, Louth. Acreage, 1970; population, 134. The living is a rectory, annexed to Ruckland, in the diocese of Lincoln; gross joint value, £400 with residence, in the gift of the Earl of Yarborough. The church, rebuilt in 1861, is a building of sandstone in the Early English style.

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 parishFarforth St. Peter 
Poor Law unionLouth 

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