Hemingby is both a village and a parish about 4 miles north of Horncastle and 18 miles east of Lincoln. The parish is bordered on the west by the River Bain, on the south by Edlington parish and on the southeast by West Ashby parish. Glouceby parish lies to the north. The parish is in the heart of The Wolds and covers about 2,300 acres. "New End" is a hamlet just south of the village.
Hemingby village sits on a slope above the River Bain. A small rivulet runs through the village on its way to join the Bain. If you are planning a visit:
- Take the A158 trunk road, which runs between Lincoln and Horncastle, and turn right (east) at Baumber and drive one mile to Hemingby. Alternatively, one can take the A153 north out of Horncastle and turn west after West Ashby to Hemingby village.
- Check the local Community Website for current activities.
- Visit our touring page for more sources.
You can see pictures of Hemingby which are provided by:
You can see the
administrative areas in which Hemingby has been placed at times in the past. Select one to see a link to a map of that particular area.
- Maps WorldWide may be able to provide you with a Landranger map of Hemingby. Ask for "Landranger Map 0122: Skegness & Horncastle".
- See our Maps page for additional resources.
You can see maps centred on OS grid reference TF237744 (Lat/Lon: 53.252203, -0.147368), Hemingby which are provided by: