West Torrington

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West Torrington
St.Mark's church, West Torrington, Lincs. - geograph.org.uk - 94464.jpg
St Mark's Church, West Torrington
West Torrington is located in Lincolnshire
West Torrington
West Torrington
West Torrington shown within Lincolnshire
Population 128 (2011)
OS grid reference TF135821
• London 130 mi (210 km) S
Shire county
Country England
Sovereign state United Kingdom
Post town Market Rasen
Postcode district LN8
Police Lincolnshire
Fire Lincolnshire
Ambulance East Midlands
EU Parliament East Midlands
UK Parliament
List of places
53°19′25″N 0°17′48″W / 53.323653°N 0.296606°W / 53.323653; -0.296606Coordinates: 53°19′25″N 0°17′48″W / 53.323653°N 0.296606°W / 53.323653; -0.296606

West Torrington is a small hamlet in the East Lindsey district of Lincolnshire, England. It is situated on the edge of Bleasby Moor and 3 miles (4.8 km) north from Wragby. The 2001 Census recorded a West Torrington population of 69,[1] increasing to 128 at the 2011 census.[2]

The village is a setting in Sebastian Faulks' 2005 novel Human Traces.[3]


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