East Barkwith

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East Barkwith
St.Mary's church, East Barkwith, Lincs. - geograph.org.uk - 94469.jpg
St Mary's Church, East Barkwith
East Barkwith is located in Lincolnshire
East Barkwith
East Barkwith
Location within Lincolnshire
Population373 (Including Panton. 2011)[1]
OS grid referenceTF168814
• London125 mi (201 km) S
District
Shire county
Region
CountryEngland
Sovereign stateUnited Kingdom
Post townMarket Rasen
Postcode districtLN8
PoliceLincolnshire
FireLincolnshire
AmbulanceEast Midlands
EU ParliamentEast Midlands
UK Parliament
List of places
UK
England
Lincolnshire
53°19′01″N 0°14′52″W / 53.316842°N 0.24776°W / 53.316842; -0.24776Coordinates: 53°19′01″N 0°14′52″W / 53.316842°N 0.24776°W / 53.316842; -0.24776

East Barkwith is a village and civil parish in the East Lindsey district of Lincolnshire, England. It is situated on the A157, and approximately 13 miles (21 km) north-east from the city and county town of Lincoln,

The parish church is dedicated to Saint Mary and is a Grade II* listed building dating from the early 12th century, with later restorations, and is built of greenstone, limestone and ironstone.[2]

There was a school here which opened in January 1873 as a National School. and closed in April 1987 as East Barkwith CE School.[3]

The village was served by East Barkwith railway station which opened in 1876 and closed in 1958.[4]

East Barkwith civil parish includes the village of Panton.[5] It also includes the deserted medieval village (DMV), of Hardwick, which is listed in the Domesday Book of 1086.[6][7]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Parish population 2011". Retrieved 23 August 2015.
  2. ^ "Church of St Mary, East Barkwith". British Listed Buildings. Retrieved 27 June 2011.
  3. ^ "East Barkwith CE School". Lincs to the Past. Lincolnshire Archives. Retrieved 27 June 2011.
  4. ^ "East Barkwith". Disused stations - Site Record. Subterranea Britannica. Retrieved 27 June 2011.
  5. ^ Historic England. "Panton (351448)". PastScape. Retrieved 27 June 2011.
  6. ^ Hardwick in the Domesday Book. Retrieved 27 June 2011.
  7. ^ Historic England. "Hardwick (1049145)". PastScape. Retrieved 27 June 2011.

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