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East Fen

Census

  • The parish was in the Benington sub-district of the Boston Registration District. In 1891, the parish is no longer listed, as parts of it were incorporated into other parishes.
  • Check our Census Resource page for county-wide resources.

Church Records

Civil Registration

  • The parish was in the Benington sub-district of the Boston Registration District. In 1891, the parish is no longer listed, as parts of it were incorporated into other parishes.
  • Check our Civil Registration page for sources and background on Civil Registration which began in July 1837.

Description and Travel

If you are planning a visit:

  • Take the A52 north out of Boston. East Fen is an area west of Friskney.
  • See our Touring page for additional resources.
You can see pictures of East Fen which are provided by:

Historical Geography

You can see the administrative areas in which East Fen has been placed at times in the past. Select one to see a link to a map of that particular area.

Maps

  • See our Maps page for additional resources.
You can see maps centred on OS grid reference TF380550 (Lat/Lon: 53.074388, 0.058501), East Fen which are provided by:

Politics and Government

  • The parish was in the parts of Holland.
  • In 1891, the parish is no longer listed, as parts of it were incorporated into other parishes.
  • For today's district governance, see the East Lindsey District Council.

Poor Houses, Poor Law etc.

  • As a result of the Poor Law Amendment Act reforms of 1834, this parish became part of the Boston Poor Law Union.

Schools

  • See our Schools page for more information on researching school records.