Place:Stow, Lincolnshire, England

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NameStow
Alt namesStousource: Domesday Book (1985) p 175
Stow in Lindseysource: Family History Library Catalog
TypeVillage
Coordinates53.327563°N 0.676517°W
Located inLincolnshire, England
source: Getty Thesaurus of Geographic Names
source: Family History Library Catalog


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Stow (or archaically, Stow-in-Lindsey) is a small village and civil parish within the West Lindsey district of Lincolnshire, England. It is north-west of the city of Lincoln and ) south-east of Gainsborough, and has a total resident population of 355.

The parish of Stow, which extends to include other localities such as Coates-by-Stow, is today a mixture of modern brick and older stone built housing, some of the latter being thatched. The village has a public house, the Cross Keys, a Methodist chapel, and the remains of a large minster church.

There is another Stow in Lincolnshire, the site of a lost village and medieval fair, between Threekingham and Billingborough. The location is now known as Stow Green Hill. There is also Shepeau Stow near Spalding.

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