Martin, Lincolnshire

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For other places with the same name, see Martin (disambiguation).
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Holy Trinity Church, Martin
Martin is located in Lincolnshire
 Martin shown within Lincolnshire
Population 764 (2001)
OS grid reference TF121599
   – London 110 mi (180 km)  S
District North Kesteven
Shire county Lincolnshire
Region East Midlands
Country England
Sovereign state United Kingdom
Postcode district LN4
Police Lincolnshire
Fire Lincolnshire
Ambulance East Midlands
EU Parliament East Midlands
UK Parliament Sleaford and North Hykeham
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Coordinates: 53°07′28″N 0°19′31″W / 53.124526°N 0.325391°W / 53.124526; -0.325391

Martin is a small village and civil parish in the North Kesteven district of Lincolnshire, England. It is situated approximately 5 miles (8 km) west from Woodhall Spa and 3 miles (5 km) east from Metheringham. The village of Timberland is just to the south.

The village is on the western edge of the fen through which the River Witham runs. Martin Moor is drained area to the east of the village, where there is a golf course and a Koi Carp farm.

Martin has a Primary School and a church. The public house is the Royal Oak. The village shop also serves as the Martin Post Office. A small reservoir lies 700 yards (640 m) north-east from the village.

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