Church of All Saints, Sixhills
|Sixhills shown within Lincolnshire|
|OS grid reference|
|• London||135 mi (217 km) S|
|Sovereign state||United Kingdom|
|Post town||Market Rasen|
|EU Parliament||East Midlands|
Sixhills is a village in the West Lindsey district of Lincolnshire, England, about 3 miles (4.8 km) south-east from Market Rasen. It lies just south of the A631 between Market Rasen and Ludford. The population is included in the civil parish of North Willingham.
The village was the site of a former nunnery of the Gilbertine Order, founded in the twelfth century. At the behest of Edward I Gwladys ferch Dafydd was sent there; she remained until her death in 1336.
- "Church of All Saints", National Heritage List for England, English Heritage. Retrieved 12 August 2011
- Page, W. (editor) (1906). "Houses of the Gilbertine order: The priory of Sixhills, A History of the County of Lincoln". pp. 194–195. Retrieved 22 January 2014.
- Princes of Gwynedd, princesofgwynedd.com. Retrieved 22 January 2014.
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