Ness  Lincolnshire


In 1870-72, John Marius Wilson's Imperial Gazetteer of England and Wales described Ness like this:

NESS, a wapentake in the Parts of Kesteven, Lincolnshire; bounded, on the N, by Aveland and Beltisloe, on the E, by the Parts of Holland, on the S, by Northamptonshire, on the W, by Rutlandshire; and containing Baston parish, eleven other parishes, and part of Deeping fen. Acres, 47, 391. Pop. in 1851, 10, 567; in 1861, 7, 450. Houses, 1, 645.

Ness through time

Ness is now part of South Kesteven district. Click here for graphs and data of how South Kesteven has changed over two centuries. For statistics about Ness itself, go to Units and Statistics.

How to reference this page:

GB Historical GIS / University of Portsmouth, History of Ness, in South Kesteven and Lincolnshire | Map and description, A Vision of Britain through Time.


Date accessed: 06th December 2021

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