Gayton le Marsh

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Gayton le Marsh
Gayton le Marsh, Lincolnshire - geograph.org.uk - 482018.jpg
Gayton le Marsh village
Gayton le Marsh is located in Lincolnshire
Gayton le Marsh
Gayton le Marsh
 Gayton le Marsh shown within Lincolnshire
Population 138 (2001)
OS grid reference TF425842
   – London 125 mi (201 km)  S
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 (UK Parliament constituency)
List of places
UK
England
Lincolnshire

Coordinates: 53°20′09″N 0°08′22″E / 53.335945°N 0.139465°E / 53.335945; 0.139465

Gayton le Marsh is a village and civil parish in the East Lindsey district of Lincolnshire, England It is situated 6 miles (9.7 km) south-east from the town of Louth and about 6 miles (9.7 km) north from Alford.

Gayton le Marsh parish church was dedicated to Saint George.[1] It had a western tower, was rebuilt in 1847, and was demolished in 1971.[2]

A red-brick drainage pumping station was built here about 1850, which is now a Grade II listed building.[3]

Gayton le Marsh CE School was built as a National School in 1837, and closed in 1924.[4]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Gayton le Marsh". Genuki.org.uk. Retrieved 25 August 2011. 
  2. ^ "St Georges church, Gayton le Marsh". Lincs to the Past. Lincolnshire Archives. Retrieved 25 August 2011. 
  3. ^ Historic England. "Drainage pumping station (1063090)". National Heritage List for England. Retrieved 25 August 2011. 
  4. ^ "Gayton le Marsh CE School". Lincs to the Past. Lincolnshire Archives. Retrieved 25 August 2011. 

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