Donington on Bain is a parish about 6 miles south-west of Louth and about 9 miles due north of Horncastle. The parish is in the heart of the Wolds and covers about 1,800 acres. Welsdale Bottom (or "Welldale Bottom") is a hamlet about a mile north-east of the village.
The village sits on the east bank of the River Bain. If you are planning a visit:
- By car, take the A157 north-east out of Wragby toward Louth. Take the B1225 south and follow the signs for Donington on Bain, which will be on the left (east).
- Passenger railway service existed here from 1875 to 1951.
- See our touring page for visitor services.
You can see pictures of Donington on Bain which are provided by:
You can see the
administrative areas in which Donington on Bain has been placed at times in the past. Select one to see a link to a map of that particular area.
- The national grid reference is TF 2382.
- You'll want an Ordnance Survey Explorer #282 map, which has a scale of 2.5 inches to the mile.
- See our Maps page for additional resources.
You can see maps centred on OS grid reference TF235829 (Lat/Lon: 53.328614, -0.147062), Donington on Bain which are provided by: