South Elkington is a village and a parish 2.5 miles north-west of Louth, on the road to Market Rasen. Welton-le-Wold parish is to the south-west and Brackenborough parish to the north-east. The parish covers 2,660 acres (3,085 in 1912) and contains the hamlets of Ackthorpe and Coach Grange.
Locals refer to both North Elkington and South Elkington as "Elkington". If you are planning a visit:
- By automobile, take the A631 arterial road west out of Louth.
- Jonathan BILLINGER has a photograph of South Elkington on Geo-graph, taken in 2007.
- See our touring page for visitor services.
You can see pictures of South Elkington which are provided by:
You can see the
administrative areas in which South Elkington 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 TF290880 (Lat/Lon: 53.373119, -0.062452), South Elkington which are provided by: