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Garthorpe

Note: Garthorpe is NOT an ancient parish of Lincolnshire. Prior to 1900 it was a township in Luddington parish. There is also a Garthorpe in Leicester.

Description and Travel

Garthorpe is NOT one of the eight original parishes in the Isle of Axholme, but for centuries it was a township in that far northwest corner of Lincolnshire. See the histories and descriptions provided by the Isle of Axholme FHS.

Garthorpe was once part of a river island, having the Meredyke on the south, the Trent on the east and the Old River Don on the north and west.

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Census

Census
Year
Piece No.
1881 R.G. 11 / 4700
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Church History

Saint Mary's church

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Civil Registration

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History

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Maps

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Names, Geographical

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Politics and Governance

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Poorhouses, Poor Law, etc.

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Population

     Year  Inhabitants
1801 388
1831 454
1871 580
1891 518
1911 473
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Schools

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Societies

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[Last updated: 30-April-2012 - Louis R. Mills]