East Keal is a parish southwest of Spilsby and southeast of Horncastle. West Keal parish lies to the west and Stickford to the south.
The village is often called just "Keal" and lies just 2 miles southwest of Spilsby. The hamlet of Keal Cotes lies partly in this parish. The parish covered about 1,860 acres in 1871, but increased to 1,934 acres by 1891. If you are considering a visit to the parish:
The village stands on a rise, giving a fine view over the Fens to the south.
By automobile, take the A16 trunk road southwest out of Spilsby. Where it meets the A155, you are in Keal.