Foston is both a village and a parish nearly 6 miles northwest of Grantham, lying just south of the River Witham. Long Bennington parish lies to the west, Westborough parish to the north, and Marston parish lies to the east. The parish covers about 2,100 acres. The Foston Beck (stream) completes the eastern border.
If you are planning a visit:
- By automobile, take the A1 trunk road west out of Grantham (toward Newark-on-Trent). The road passes just south of the village.
- Check out the Foston Village web site for current events.
- Visit our touring page for more sources.
You can see pictures of Foston which are provided by:
You can see the
administrative areas in which Foston has been placed at times in the past. Select one to see a link to a map of that particular area.
- See our Maps page for additional resources.
You can see maps centred on OS grid reference SK850420 (Lat/Lon: 52.968632, -0.735804), Foston which are provided by: