Minting

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This article is about Lincolnshire village. For the process of minting coins, see Mint (coin). For the thoroughbred racehorse, see Minting (horse).

Coordinates: 53°14′42″N 0°13′12″W / 53.245040°N 0.220070°W / 53.245040; -0.220070

Minting
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Minting Wood
Minting is located in Lincolnshire
Minting
Minting
 Minting shown within Lincolnshire
OS grid reference TF188734
    - London 120 mi (190 km)  S
Civil parish Minting
District East Lindsey
Shire county Lincolnshire
Region East Midlands
Country England
Sovereign state United Kingdom
Post town HORNCASTLE
Postcode district LN9
Police Lincolnshire
Fire Lincolnshire
Ambulance East Midlands
EU Parliament East Midlands
List of places
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England
Lincolnshire

Minting is a small village and civil parish joined with Gautby in the East Lindsey district of Lincolnshire, England. It is situated 1 mile (1.6 km) south from the A158 road.

Minting Priory was located here.[1][2]

Minting is one of the Thankful Villages that suffered no fatalities during the Great War of 1914 to 1918.[3] Today it is a small village that has a population of about 167 people.

A heritage walk around the village can be downloaded from the village website (see below).

The public house, The Sebastopol Inn, is in the centre of the village.[4][5]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Minting Priory". Alien Houses. Victoria County History. Retrieved 4 August 2011. 
  2. ^ Minting Priory (351548). PastScape. English Heritage. Retrieved 30 Jul 2013.
  3. ^ Kelly, John (11 November 2011). "Thankful villages: The places where everyone came back from the wars". BBC. Retrieved 30 July 2013. 
  4. ^ Bingham, Caroline (April 2012). "The Sebastopol Inn". Lincolnshire Life. Retrieved 30 July 2013. 
  5. ^ "The Sebastapol Inn". Google Maps. Retrieved 30 July 2013. 

External links[edit]


www.mintingandgautby.co.uk