Cawkwell is both a hamlet and a parish. The parish is small and lies about six miles south-east of Louth and about seven miles north of Horncastle. The parish itself is bounded on the north by Stenigot and Withcall parishes, to the west by Asterby and on the south by Scamblesby. The parish is on a rise in The Wolds and covers only about 650 acres. A small spring in the parish feeds the River Bain, which lies two miles to the west.
The village of Cawkwell is small enough to qualify as a hamlet. If you are planning a visit:
- The town is easily accessed as it lies on the A153, midway between Louth and Horncastle.
- Visit our touring page for more sources.
You can see pictures of Cawkwell which are provided by:
You can see the
administrative areas in which Cawkwell 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 TF280790 (Lat/Lon: 53.29251, -0.081106), Cawkwell which are provided by: