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Waddington, Lincolnshire

Historical Description

Waddington, a parish, with a village, in Lincolnshire, with a station on the G.N.R., 4 miles S of Lincoln. It has a post office under Lincoln; telegraph office, Harmston. Acreage, 3333; population, 695. There is a parish council of seven members and a chairman. The living is a rectory in the diocese of Lincoln; net value, £420 with residence. Patron, Lincoln College, Oxford. The church is a building of stone in the Early English style, and has been restored. There are Wesleyan and Free Methodist chapels.

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 parishWaddington St. Michael 
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 Waddington 1563-1837, Lincolnshire is available to browse online.

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

BaptismsBannsMarriagesBurials
1675-1911 1675-19111675-1911

Directories & Gazetteers

We have transcribed the entry for Waddington from the following:


Maps

Online maps of Waddington 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:

DistrictNorth Kesteven
CountyLincolnshire
RegionEast Midlands
CountryEngland
Postal districtLN5
Post TownLincoln