This place was an ancient parish in Lincoln County and became a modern Civil Parish when those were established.
The parish was in the ancient Bradley Haverstoe Wapentake in the Central Lindsey district in the parts of Lindsey.
The residents of this parish have elected to forgo a formal Parish Council and instead they discuss civic and political issues at periodic Parish Meetings. Stop by the Village Hall and ask for a schedule for the next meeting.
In early 1900 Directories, the parish is listed as in the North Lindsey division of the county.