Greetwell, a parish in Lincolnshire, on the river Witham, 2 miles E from Lincoln city and railway station. Post town and money order and telegraph office, Lincoln. Acreage, 1227; population of the civil parish, 93; of ecclesiastical, 89. The living is a rectory in the diocese of Lincoln; gross yearly value,, £46. Patrons, the Dean and Chapter of Lincoln. The church is a small building of white brick and ironstone.
The following is a list of the administrative units in which this place was either wholly or partly included.
|Ecclesiastical parish||Greetwell All Saints|
|Poor Law union||Lincoln|
Any dates in this table should be used as a guide only.
Findmypast, in conjunction with the Lincolnshire Archives, have the following parish records online for Greetwell:
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Directories & Gazetteers
We have transcribed the entry for Greetwell from the following:
- Samuel Lewis' A Topographical Dictionary of England, 1848 (Greetwell (All Saints))
Online maps of Greetwell 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
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