Place:Belton-in-Axholme, Lincolnshire, England

Watchers
NameBelton-in-Axholme
Alt namesBeltonesource: Domesday Book (1985) p 168
TypeVillage
Coordinates53.553°N 0.816°W
Located inLincolnshire, England
Also located inNorth Lincolnshire, Lincolnshire, England    
source: Getty Thesaurus of Geographic Names
source: Getty Thesaurus of Geographic Names
source: Family History Library Catalog


There is another place named Belton in Lincolnshire which is further to the south, near Grantham.


the text in this section is copied from an article in Wikipedia

Belton is a village and civil parish in the Isle of Axholme area of North Lincolnshire, England. It is situated on the A161 road, and approximately east from Scunthorpe. To the north of Belton is the town of Crowle; to the south, the village of Epworth.

Belton parish boundaries include the hamlets of Beltoft, Sandtoft, Churchtown, Bracon, Carrhouse, Mosswood, Grey Green and Westgate. Within the parish is the now dispersed country house estate of Temple Belwood. Hirst Priory at Sandtoft still stands.

According to the 1991 census, Belton had a population of 2,549.

Research Tips

  • GENUKI on Belton. The GENUKI page gives numerous references to local bodies providing genealogical assistance.
  • GENUKI article on the Isle of Axholme is also worth inspecting.
This page uses content from the English Wikipedia. The original content was at Belton, North Lincolnshire. The list of authors can be seen in the page history. As with WeRelate, the content of Wikipedia is available under the Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License.