Goltho

GOLTHO, a parish, in the W. division of the wapentake of Wraggoe, parts of Lindsey, union and county of Lincoln, 1½ mile (W. by S.) from Wragby; containing, with the chapelry of Bullington, 159 inhabitants. It is situated on the road from Lincoln to Horncastle and Louth, and comprises 1355a. 7p. The living is a donative curacy, the stipend of which is voluntary; patron and impropriator, C. Mainwaring, Esq. The church is a small neat edifice of brick, erected on the site of the original structure; the chancel, which is the sepulchral chapel of the Granthams, formerly proprietors, is ornamented with their armorial bearings in stained glass. There is a chapel of ease at Bullington.

Transcribed from A Topographical Dictionary of England, by Samuel Lewis, 7th edition, published in 1848.

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