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Wellingore, Lincolnshire

Historical Description

Wellingore, a parish, with a village, in Lincolnshire, 1½ mile from Navenby station on the G.N.R., and 9½ miles NW of Sleaford. It has a post office under Lincoln; money order and telegraph office, Navenby. Acreage, 3208; population, 602. There is a parish council consisting of seven members. Wellingore Hall and Hill House are the chief residences. The living is a vicarage in the diocese of Lincoln; gross value, £300. Patrons, the Dean and Chapter of Lincoln. The church is good, and has a tower and spire. There is a Wesleyan chapel.

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 parishWellingore All Saints 
Poor Law unionSleaford 
WapentakeBoothby-Graffo 

Any dates in this table should be used as a guide only.


Church Records

The Phillimore transcript of Marriages at Wellingore 1602-1837, Lincolnshire is available to browse online.

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

BaptismsBannsMarriagesBurials
1653-19111657-18111658-19111653-1859

Directories & Gazetteers

We have transcribed the entry for Wellingore from the following:


Maps

Online maps of Wellingore 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