New York, Lincolnshire Article

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New York
New York - geograph.org.uk - 166511.jpg
New York village
New York is located in Lincolnshire
New York
New York
New York shown within Lincolnshire
Population150 
OS grid reference TF245555
•  London110 mi (180 km)  S
Civil parish
District
Shire county
Region
Country England
Sovereign state United Kingdom
Post townLINCOLN
Postcode district LN4
Police Lincolnshire
Fire Lincolnshire
Ambulance East Midlands
EU Parliament East Midlands
UK Parliament
List of places
UK
England
Lincolnshire
53°04′44″N 0°08′24″W / 53.078810°N 0.140105°W / 53.078810; -0.140105
NEW YORK LINCOLNSHIRE Latitude and Longitude:

53°04′44″N 0°08′24″W / 53.078810°N 0.140105°W / 53.078810; -0.140105

New York is a hamlet in the East Lindsey district of Lincolnshire, England, in the parish of Wildmore in the Lincolnshire Fens on the B1192 road near Coningsby, 11 12 miles (18.5 km) north from Boston. At the 2001 Census, its population was less than 150.

A Methodist church was built here in 1872. [1] It was purchased by auction by a private buyer in July 2011. [2]

New York County Primary School is on Langrick Road, 1.5 miles (2.4 km) to the south.

The hamlet is the inspiration for the Gavin Bryars piece New York. [3]

References

  1. ^ Historic England. "Wesleyan Methodist chapel (1381371)". PastScape. Retrieved 2 August 2011.
  2. ^ "Church sold at property auction". Horncastle News. 21 July 2011. Retrieved 2 August 2011.
  3. ^ Clements, Andrew: "Bryars: At Portage and Main; One Last Bar Then Joe Can Sing; New York", The Guardian, 14 October 2010