Cumberworth

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For the villages in Yorkshire, see Upper Cumberworth and Lower Cumberworth.
Cumberworth
St.Helen's church - geograph.org.uk - 1161472.jpg
Church of St Helen, Cumberworth
Cumberworth is located in Lincolnshire
Cumberworth
Cumberworth
 Cumberworth shown within Lincolnshire
Population 128 (2001)
OS grid reference TF506736
   – London 120 mi (190 km)  S
Civil parish Cumberworth
District East Lindsey
Shire county Lincolnshire
Region East Midlands
Country England
Sovereign state United Kingdom
Post town Alford
Postcode district LN13
Police Lincolnshire
Fire Lincolnshire
Ambulance East Midlands
EU Parliament East Midlands
UK Parliament Louth and Horncastle
List of places
UK
England
Lincolnshire

Coordinates: 53°14′18″N 0°15′21″E / 53.238332°N 0.255788°E / 53.238332; 0.255788

Cumberworth is a small village and civil parish in the East Lindsey district of Lincolnshire, England. It is situated approximately 3 miles (5 km) south-east from the town of Alford.

The village is listed in the 1086 Domesday Book with 9 households and 20 acres (8.1 ha) of meadow. After the Domesday survey Rainer of Brimeaux became Lord of the Manor.[1]

Cumberworth church was dedicated to St Helen and is a Grade II Listed Building.[2] It was declared redundant in 1987 and sold in 1989.[3]

References[edit]

  1. ^ Cumberworth in the Domesday Book. Retrieved 25 June 2011.
  2. ^ English Heritage. "Church of St Helen (1204901)". National Heritage List for England. Retrieved 20 July 2011. 
  3. ^ "Cumberworth". Genuki.org.uk. Retrieved 22 April 2011.