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Holy Trinity Church, Messingham
Messingham shown within Lincolnshire
|Population||4,090 (2001 census)|
|OS grid reference|
|– London||140 mi (230 km) S|
|Unitary authority||North Lincolnshire|
|Region||Yorkshire and the Humber|
|Sovereign state||United Kingdom|
|EU Parliament||Yorkshire and the Humber|
Messingham has a population of over 4,000 people.
The village has a history of sheep farming.
Schools serving the village are Messingham Primary School, Frederick Gough School, Queen Elizabeth High School and Huntcliff.[clarification needed] The parish church is dedicated to the Holy Trinity. There is also a Methodist church, on 24 July 1772.[clarification needed] John Wesley was known to preach in Messingham, possibly at the site of the Green Tree public house. Village public houses are the Horn Inn, Green Tree Inn and Crown Inn on High Street, and the Bird in the Barley on Northfield Road (A159).
Messingham has various sports clubs. Football, Cricket and Bowls clubs are based at the Northfield Road site.
- Media related to Messingham at Wikimedia Commons
- Messingham Primary school
- Methodist church
- Messingham Sand Quarry
- Messingham Sand Quarry at the Lincolnshire Wildlife Trust
- messingham.net, Local online magazine