Croxton, Lincolnshire

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Coordinates: 53°35′49″N 0°20′58″W / 53.596912°N 0.349421°W / 53.596912; -0.349421

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Church of St John the Evangelist, Croxton
Croxton is located in Lincolnshire
 Croxton shown within Lincolnshire
OS grid reference TA093124
    - London 140 mi (230 km)  S
District North Lincolnshire
Shire county Lincolnshire
Region Yorkshire and the Humber
Country England
Sovereign state United Kingdom
Post town Ulceby
Postcode district DN39
Police Humberside
Fire Humberside
Ambulance East Midlands
EU Parliament Yorkshire and the Humber
UK Parliament Cleethorpes
List of places

Croxton is a civil parish in North Lincolnshire, England. It is situated just south from the A180, 1 mile (1.6 km) north-west from Kirmington and 7 miles (11 km) west from Immingham.

In the 2001 Census the parish had a population of 36.[1]

Croxton Grade II* listed Anglican parish church is dedicated to St John the Evangelist.[2] The church, mainly Early English, was restored by James Fowler of Louth in 1876.[3]

Within the parish is Yarborough Camp where Roman coins have been found.[4]


  1. ^ Office for National Statistics : Census 2001 : Parish Headcounts : North Lincolnshire Retrieved 1 September 2009
  2. ^ English Heritage. "Church of St John the Evangelist (1204608)". National Heritage List for England. Retrieved 20 July 2011 .
  3. ^ Cox, J. Charles (1916) Lincolnshire pp. 113, 114; Methuen & Co. Ltd
  4. ^ "Croxton Local History Pack"[dead link], North Lincolnshire Council. Retrieved 20 July 2011

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