Swinstead

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Swinstead
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Swinstead village
Swinstead is located in Lincolnshire
Swinstead
Swinstead
Location within Lincolnshire
Population234 (2011)
OS grid referenceTF017224
• London90 mi (140 km) S
District
Shire county
Region
CountryEngland
Sovereign stateUnited Kingdom
Post townGRANTHAM
Postcode districtNG33
PoliceLincolnshire
FireLincolnshire
AmbulanceEast Midlands
EU ParliamentEast Midlands
UK Parliament
List of places
UK
England
Lincolnshire
52°47′26″N 0°29′32″W / 52.790470°N 0.492239°W / 52.790470; -0.492239Coordinates: 52°47′26″N 0°29′32″W / 52.790470°N 0.492239°W / 52.790470; -0.492239

Swinstead is a village and civil parish in the South Kesteven district of Lincolnshire, England. It is situated 5 miles (8.0 km) west from Bourne, 9 miles (14.5 km) north from Stamford and 11 miles (17.7 km) south-east from Grantham. It is a village of just over 100 households, the population of the civil parish being measured at 234 in the 2011 census.[1]

St Mary's church, Swinstead

Swinstead parish church is dedicated to St Mary. The village’s last public house closed in 2008, and the nearest amenities are 2 miles (3.2 km) away at Corby Glen. Adjacent villages include Creeton, Swayfield and Grimsthorpe.

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Civil Parish population 2011". Neighbourhood Statistics. Office for National Statistics. Retrieved 1 June 2016.

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