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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


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 

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:


Directories & Gazetteers

We have transcribed the entry for Wellingore from the following:


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Newspapers and Periodicals

The British Newspaper Archive have fully searchable digitised copies of the following Lincolnshire papers online:

DistrictNorth Kesteven
RegionEast Midlands
Postal districtLN5
Post TownLincoln