Gosberton is both a village and parish which lies about 110 miles north of London. It is also six miles northwest of Spalding and lies southwest of Boston. The parish includes the hamlets of Cheal, Belne, Rigbolt (Rightbolt), Westhorpe and part of Risegate and is bounded on the north by Quadring parish and on the southeast by Surfleet parish. The parish covers 7,729 acres of flat fenland, drained by many small canals.
The village lies just north of the Risegate Eau drain. For researchers who wish to visit:
- By automobile, the A152 trunk road passes through the village.
- The Fox Peterborough site tells about coach service available from most major cities.
- Check our Touring page for additional resources.
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You can see the
administrative areas in which Gosberton 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 TF238317 (Lat/Lon: 52.868546, -0.162272), Gosberton which are provided by: