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Fishtoft

Census

Census
Year
Piece No.
1841 H.O. 107 / 607
1851 H.O. 107 / 2098
1861 R.G. 9 / 2333
1871 R.G. 10 / 3337 & 3339
1881 R.G. 11 / 3215
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Church History

St. Guthlac's Church

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Church Records

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Civil Registration

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Description and Travel

Fishtoft is both a village and parish on the east coast of Lincolnshire. The parish has a long, north-south orientation that extends from near Boston to The Wash at "The Scalp" at the end of The Haven River. The parish of Freiston lies to the east, Skirbeck to the west and Wyberton to the south. The parish covers about 4,600 acres and includes Cowbridge Drain.

Fishtoft village lies east-southeast of Boston. If you are planning a visit:

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History

John Emerson, who retains the copyright, provides these photographs of the Pilgrim memorial at Fishtoft:

Pilgrimmemorial

Pilgrim plaque

Pilgrim sign

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Maps

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Medical Records

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From the Fishtoft War Memorial by John Emerson:

To the Glory of God and in grateful memory of those who laid down their lives in the Great War 1914-1918

Pte W. E. AVISON Wounded and disabled:
Gunner J. ALEXANDER Cpl W. T. MILLS
Pte F. BORMAN Pte C .H. ALLEN
Pte W. COOLING Pte A. E. BOSNELL
Pte R. DRURY Pte F. DRURY
Pte J. GILBERT Pte J. HUNT
Driver J. H. JOHNSON Pte J. C. HORNBUCKLE
Pte J. J. SHIELDS
Pte J. TAYLOR
Pte E. TEESDALE
Gunner E. A. WAINER

Greater love hath no man than this that a man lay down his life for his friends

In honour of those who also served

Sapper S. HOYES Pte F. INGAMELLS 2nd Lieut A. R. MILLS
Pioneer J. HORRY Ldc Sea H. JOHNSON Pte A. MINNS
Pte R. HARDY Trooper C. H. JOHNSON Driver A. E. MINNS
Pte H. HARRIS Pte A. JOHNSON Pte S. METCALF
Pte W. P. HICKS Gunner J. D. H. KIRK Lto C. F. PARKER
Pte C. H. HICKS Pte L. LEE Pte G. T. PICK
Pte C. HILTON Pte J. T. LEADBEATER Pte G. TAYLOR
Ldc Sea A. LEWIS

In honour of those who also served

L/cpl W. R. ROYLE Driver F. SHARPE Sapper R. VINES
Pte G. S. RUSH Pte S. SMALLEY Pte F. VINES
Pte F. S. ROBSON Pte H. SOUTHON Cpl J. H. WARMSLEY
Pte F. SMALLEY Pte A. SOUTHON Pte T. F. WARMSLEY
Pte E. STOPPER Bom J. H. TOYNTON Stoker W. WOODCOCK
Driver C. H. SMALLEY Pte J. TEESDALE Rev J. H. B. HAMMOND M.A.C.F.
Pte C. SIMPSON Driver J. R. ULYATT Pte S. SIMPSON -
Driver H. SMALLER Gunner C. L. ULYATT

In honour of those who also served

L/cpl W. B. ARLISS Signaller J.C. BEE Pte Herbert ELDING
Sapper C. W. ALLEN Pte T. CRAVEN Pte Henry ELDING
Sapper P. H. ALLEN Driver C. CLARK Driver W. EBBUTT
Pte T. W. ARLISS Driver C. H. CLARK Driver C. R. HOLMES
Sapper C. W. BORMAN Pte C. COOLING Pte W. HOLMES
Gunner C. BENTON Pte J. C. H. DENCH Pte R. C. MOYES
Pte J. BUCKNALL Pte L. ELLERBY Pte G. B. HOLMES
Pte F. BEE

Also to those who made the supreme sacrifice in the second World War 1939-1945

Miss R. WOODS Sgt obs G. RYSDALE Tpr R. A. WILLAIMSON
Pte P. GILDING Pte T. C. HILTON Gnr K. GILES
L/cpl C. DODSON
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Politics and Governance

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Poorhouses, Poor Law, etc.

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Population

    Year  Inhabitants
1801 267
1811 293
1831 463
1841 562
1871 683
1881 916
1891 725
1911 669
1991 5,198
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Schools

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[Last updated: 19-September-2013 - Louis R. Mills]