Ludford is a parish at the north end of the River Bain, west-north-west of Louth and south of Binbrook parish. The parish is in the Wold Hills and covers about 3,300 acres. The parish includes the hamlets of Great Towes and Thorpe le Mire (also known as Thorpe in Mire).
Ludford village consists of the ancient villages of Ludford Magna and Ludford Parva and is bisected by the road between Louth and Gainsborough, now the A631 trunk road. It is at the summit of the Lincolnshire Wolds located about three miles east of Market Rasen. If you are planning a visit:
- Kate NICOL has a nice Winter playground scene at Geo-graph, taken in 2010.
- By car, take the A631 between Louth and Gainsborough. Ludford is close to where the B1225 crosses the A631.
- Visit our touring page for more sources.
You can see pictures of Ludford which are provided by:
You can see the
administrative areas in which Ludford 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 TF197891 (Lat/Lon: 53.384813, -0.20153), Ludford which are provided by: