This parish and the village now called "Hale" lies just south of Heckington parish and 5 miles 6 miles east-south-east of Sleaford. Little Hale parish is to the south-west. The parish includes about 3,700 acres and is crossed by the Car Dyke to the east of the village.
Hale itself seems almost a suburb of Heckington. If you are planning a visit:
- The parish is drained by the South Forty Foot Drain which runs to the River Witham.
- Take the A17 trunk road that runs between Sleaford and Holbeach and turn south at Heckington onto the B1394. Alternatively, you could take the A52 between Grantham and Boston and turn north onto the B1394 at Swaton.
- Visit our touring page for more sources.
You can see pictures of Great Hale which are provided by:
You can see the
administrative areas in which Great Hale 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 TF148430 (Lat/Lon: 52.971904, -0.291309), Great Hale which are provided by: