Morton Hall

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Coordinates: 53°10′05″N 0°41′24″W / 53.168°N 0.690°W / 53.168; -0.690

Morton Hall
Morton Hall is located in Lincolnshire
Morton Hall
Morton Hall
 Morton Hall shown within Lincolnshire
OS grid reference SK 876643
    - London 115 mi (185 km)  S
Civil parish Swinderby
District North Kesteven
Shire county Lincolnshire
Region East Midlands
Country England
Sovereign state United Kingdom
Post town LINCOLN
Postcode district LN6
Dialling code 01522
Police Lincolnshire
Fire Lincolnshire
Ambulance East Midlands
EU Parliament East Midlands
UK Parliament Sleaford and North Hykeham
List of places
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Lincolnshire

Morton Hall is a small village located in the civil parish of Swinderby, in the North Kesteven district of Lincolnshire, England. It is situated 8 miles (13 km) south-west from the county town of Lincoln, and is centrally located between the nearby larger villages of Swinderby, Thorpe on the Hill, and Eagle Barnsdale.

Morton Hall is served by Swinderby railway station, just outside the village to the west. The separate hamlet of Morton is 0.5 miles (0.8 km) to the south-east.

Morton Hall Immigration Removal Centre is located in the village.[1] It was originally the site of an RAF base, which was converted into a prison in 1985. The facility was converted into an immigration removal centre in 2011.

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Morton Hall Immigration Removal Centre". Justice.gov.uk. 5 March 2012. Retrieved 3 May 2012. 

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