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Hallington

Cemeteries

Census

  • The parish was in the Louth sub-district of the Louth Registration District.
  • Check our Census Resource page for county-wide resources.
  • The table below gives census piece numbers, where known:
Census
Year
Piece No.
1841 H.O. 107 / 636
1851 H.O. 107 / 2111
1861 R.G. 9 / 2381
1871 R.G. 10 / 3404
1891 R.G. 12 / 2608
1901 R.G. 13 / 3084

Churches

You can also perform a more selective search for churches in the Hallington area that are recorded in the GENUKI church database. This will also help identify other churches in nearby townships and/or parishes. You also have the option to see the location of the churches marked on a map.

Church History

  • The Anglican parish church was dedicated to Saint Lawrence.
  • By 1910 no trace of the church remained.
  • The Anglican church burial ground remained in use until after 1911.

Church Records

  • The Anglican parish register was included in Raithby's church register.
  • The inhabitants of this parish attended church in Raithby parish.
  • The Lincolnshire FHS has published several Marriage indexes and a Burial index for the Louthesk Deanery to make your search easier.
  • Check our Church Records page for county-wide resources.

Civil Registration

  • The parish was in the Louth sub-district of the Louth Registration District.
  • Check our Civil Registration page for sources and background on Civil Registration which began in July, 1837.

Description and Travel

Hallington is a village and a parish 2.5 miles south-west of Louth. Welton le Wold parish is to the north-west and Withcall parish to the south-west. The parish covers 1,510 acres.If you are planning a visit:

  • There isn't much to see in Hallington village. John BEAL provides a photograph of the crossroads on Geo-graph, taken in 2007.
  • Visit our touring page for more sources.
You can see pictures of Hallington which are provided by:

Historical Geography

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

History

  • Hallington was a railway stop on the Louth and Lincoln branch of the Great Northern Railway.
  • Rail passenger service ceased around 1956 and the station was sold off. John BEAL provides a photograph of the railway station on Geo-graph, taken in 2007.

Maps

  • See our Maps page for additional resources.
You can see maps centred on OS grid reference TF300850 (Lat/Lon: 53.345908, -0.048628), Hallington which are provided by:

Politics and Government

  • This place was an ancient parish in Lincolnshire and became a modern Civil Parish when those were established.
  • The parish was in the Wold division of the ancient Louth Eske Wapentake in the East Lindsey district in the parts of Lindsey.
  • In April, 1936, this parish was reduced by 50 acres given to Louth Civil Parish.
  • For today's district governance, see the East Lindsey District Council.

Poor Houses, Poor Law etc.

Population

Year  Inhabitants
1801 55
1811 69
1821 75
1831 67
1841 78
1871 101
1881 112
1891 115
1901 84
1911 85

Schools

  • The children of this parish attended school in Withcall parish.
  • See our Schools page for more information on researching school records.