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Langriville or Langrick Ville, Lincolnshire

Historical Description

Langriville or Langrick Ville, a township and a parish in Lincolnshire, on the river Witham, with a station on the G.N.R., 5 miles NW of Boston. Post town and money order office, Boston; telegraph office, Langrick station. Acreage, 3309; population, 397. The land was once fen, but was drained in 1812, and the parish, at first only a chapelry, was then constituted. The consolidated chapelry of Wildmore, which includes Langriville, is a perpetual curacy in the diocese of Lincoln; gross value, £300 with residence, in the gift of the Bishop of Lincoln. The church is a red brick structure of 1828.

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 
Poor Law unionBoston 

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