Hubberts Bridge

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Hubberts Bridge
The Wheatsheaf Inn, Hubbert's Bridge, Lincs - geograph.org.uk - 172771.jpg
The Wheatsheaf Inn, Hubberts Bridge
Hubberts Bridge is located in Lincolnshire
Hubberts Bridge
Hubberts Bridge
Location within Lincolnshire
OS grid referenceTF267434
• London100 mi (160 km) S
Civil parish
District
Shire county
Region
CountryEngland
Sovereign stateUnited Kingdom
Post townBoston
Postcode districtPE20
PoliceLincolnshire
FireLincolnshire
AmbulanceEast Midlands
UK Parliament
List of places
UK
England
Lincolnshire
52°58′24″N 0°06′48″W / 52.973375°N 0.113210°W / 52.973375; -0.113210Coordinates: 52°58′24″N 0°06′48″W / 52.973375°N 0.113210°W / 52.973375; -0.113210

Hubberts Bridge is a village in the borough of Boston, Lincolnshire, England. It is situated within the civil parish of Frampton, and approximately 3 miles (5 km) west from the market town of Boston.Thought To be owned by Robert Hubbert, Born on the 2 March In Lincolnshire, England And Died in 1850 In Boston, Lincolnshire, England.

The village name derives from the bridge crossing the South Forty-Foot Drain. Originally it was a wooden structure, and a new wooden bridge was erected about 1850, but was replaced again by a brick structure in 1888 by the County Justices for the Parts of Holland from designs of Mr John Kingston, County Surveyor.[1]

The village is served by Hubberts Bridge railway station,[2] and has a local public house, the Wheatsheaf Inn, and a community centre.[3]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Lincs to the Past". Lincolnshire Archives/English Heritage. Retrieved 8 May 2011.
  2. ^ "Hubberts Bridge Railway Station". Lincolnshire County Council. Retrieved 8 May 2011.
  3. ^ "Hubberts Bridge Community Centre". Lincolnshire County Council. Retrieved 8 May 2011.

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