Quadring Eaudike

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Quadring Eaudike
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United Methodist Church, Quadring Eaudike
Quadring Eaudike is located in Lincolnshire
Quadring Eaudike
Quadring Eaudike
Location within Lincolnshire
OS grid referenceTF244336
• London95 mi (153 km) S
Civil parish
Shire county
Sovereign stateUnited Kingdom
Post townSpalding
Postcode districtPE11
Dialling code01775
AmbulanceEast Midlands
UK Parliament
List of places
52°53′09″N 0°09′07″W / 52.8857°N 0.151970°W / 52.8857; -0.151970Coordinates: 52°53′09″N 0°09′07″W / 52.8857°N 0.151970°W / 52.8857; -0.151970

Quadring Eaudike is a hamlet in the South Holland district of Lincolnshire, England. It lies approximately 1 mile (2 km) east from the A152 road, and 2 miles (3 km) south-east from Donington. Quadring Eaudike is within the civil parish of Quadring , a village 1 mile to the west.

The name Quadring, historically Quedhaveringe, is from the Old English meaning "muddy settlement of the family or followers of a man called Haefer".[1]

Quadring Eaudike once contained a chapel, noted by Thomas Allen as not remaining in 1834.[2] The previous chapel of ease was referred to in 1872 at which time a Primitive and a Free Methodist chapel existed.[3]

In 1885 directory occupation listings included ten farmers, two blacksmiths, and the landlord of the New Inn public house.[4] By 1933 there were seven farmers, one of whom was a cottage farmer and another a collector of Crown taxes, six smallholders, a fruit grower, and a beer seller.[5]


  1. ^ Mills, Anthony David (2003); A Dictionary of British Place Names, Oxford University Press, revised edition (2011), p. 379. ISBN 019960908X
  2. ^ Allen, Thomas (1834); The history of the county of Lincoln: from the earliest period to the present time, Volumes 1-2, p.358. Reprinted Nabu Press (2011). ISBN 1175054224
  3. ^ White’s History, Gazetteer and Directory of Lincolnshire, p.801
  4. ^ Kelly's Directory of Lincolnshire with the port of Hull 1885, p.599
  5. ^ Kelly's Directory of Lincolnshire 1933, p.452

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