Cumberworth

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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
Population128 (2011)[1]
OS grid referenceTF506736
• London120 mi (190 km) S
Civil parish
  • Cumberworth
District
Shire county
Region
CountryEngland
Sovereign stateUnited Kingdom
Post townAlford
Postcode districtLN13
PoliceLincolnshire
FireLincolnshire
AmbulanceEast Midlands
EU ParliamentEast Midlands
UK Parliament
List of places
UK
England
Lincolnshire
53°14′18″N 0°15′21″E / 53.238332°N 0.255788°E / 53.238332; 0.255788Coordinates: 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.[2]

Cumberworth church was dedicated to St Helen and is a Grade II Listed Building.[3] It was declared redundant in 1987 and sold in 1989.[4]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Parish population 2011". Retrieved 23 August 2015.
  2. ^ Cumberworth in the Domesday Book. Retrieved 25 June 2011.
  3. ^ Historic England. "Church of St Helen (1204901)". National Heritage List for England. Retrieved 20 July 2011.
  4. ^ "Cumberworth". Genuki.org.uk. Retrieved 22 April 2011.