Timberland is both a village, a township and a parish 128 miles north of London, just south of the River Welland, due west of Coningsby. The parish is bounded on the north by Martin parish, to the west by Thorpe Tilney township and by the Tattershall and Coningsby parishes to the east. The area is flat fenland, drained by many small canals and covers about 4,700 acres.
If you are planning a visit:
- The village is at the intersection of two trunk roads: the B1191 and the B1189, about seven miles north of Sleaford.
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In John Marius WILSON's Imperial Gazetteer of England and Wales, 1870-72:
"TIMBERLAND, a township and a parish in Sleaford district, Lincoln. The township lies 4½ miles WSW of Kirkstead r. station, and 9 NE by N of Sleaford; and has a post-office under Sleaford. Real property, £4,856. Pop., 589. Houses, 121. The parish includes Martin and Thorpe-Tilney hamlets, and comprises 9,190 acres. Pop., 1,618. Houses, 325. The property is divided among a few. The living is a vicarage in the diocese of Lincoln. Value, £450. Patron, Sir T. Whichcote, Bart. The church is good; and there are a Wesleyan chapel, a national school, and charities £5. "
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administrative areas in which Timberland has been placed at times in the past. Select one to see a link to a map of that particular area.
- The national grid reference is TF 1258.
- You'll want an Ordnance Survey Explorer map, which has 2.5 inches to the mile scale.
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You can see maps centred on OS grid reference TF120584 (Lat/Lon: 53.111038, -0.328248), Timberland which are provided by: