Kirkby Green

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Kirkby Green
Holy Cross church, Kirkby Green - geograph.org.uk - 1743126.jpg
Church of the Holy Cross, Kirkby Green
Kirkby Green is located in Lincolnshire
Kirkby Green
Kirkby Green
Location within Lincolnshire
OS grid referenceTF086578
• London110 mi (180 km) S
District
Shire county
Region
CountryEngland
Sovereign stateUnited Kingdom
Post townLincoln
Postcode districtLN4
PoliceLincolnshire
FireLincolnshire
AmbulanceEast Midlands
EU ParliamentEast Midlands
UK Parliament
List of places
UK
England
Lincolnshire
53°06′25″N 0°22′42″W / 53.107010°N 0.378275°W / 53.107010; -0.378275Coordinates: 53°06′25″N 0°22′42″W / 53.107010°N 0.378275°W / 53.107010; -0.378275

Kirkby Green is a small village in the North Kesteven district of Lincolnshire, England. The village lies east from Scopwick on the B1191 road to Timberland, 10 miles (16 km) south-east from the county town of Lincoln, 6.5 miles (10.5 km) south-west from Woodhall Spa, and 8 miles (13 km) north from Sleaford.[1]

Kirkby Green was formerly a civil parish until 1931, when it became part of the parish of Scopwick.[2]

Ford at Kirkby Green

At the eastern end of the village is a level crossing where the road crosses the Peterborough to Lincoln Line, formerly the site of Scopwick and Timberland railway station.

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Kirkby Green Lincolnshire". A Vision of Britain through Time. University of Portsmouth. Retrieved 18 October 2009.
  2. ^ "Kirkby Green AP/CP". A Vision of Britain through Time. University of Portsmouth. Retrieved 18 October 2009.[permanent dead link]

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