Calcethorpe is a small parish approximately 8 Km or 5 miles west of Louth, just south of the A631 road between Louth and Market Rasen. Kelstern parish is to the north and Welton le Wold parish to the east. The parish covered about 1,090 acres.
There is little left of a central village, just some houses along the road. If you are planning a visit:
- The upper Bain chalk river rises from a spring near Calcethorpe and runs south to Horncastle. Most of the villagers lived along or near the river.
- Visit our touring page for more sources.
You can see pictures of Calcethorpe which are provided by:
You can see the
administrative areas in which Calcethorpe 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 TF248883 (Lat/Lon: 53.376775, -0.124712), Calcethorpe which are provided by: