geographical name town E England in SW Lincolnshire SSE of Lincoln

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  • Sleaford — …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • Sleaford — Armoiries de Sleaford …   Wikipédia en Français

  • Sleaford — (spr. ßlīförd), Stadt in der engl. Grafschaft Kesteven (Lincolnshire), hat eine schöne Kirche (13. Jahrh.) mit vielen Grabmälern, Lateinschule, lebhaften Vieh , Korn , Butter und Geflügelhandel und (1901) 5468 Einw …   Meyers Großes Konversations-Lexikon

  • Sleaford — Sleaford, New S. (spr. njuh ßlihf rd), Stadt in der engl. Grafsch. Lincoln, (1901) 5467 E …   Kleines Konversations-Lexikon

  • Sleaford — infobox UK place country = England official name= Sleaford latitude= 52.996 longitude= 0.413 map type= Lincolnshire population = approx 16,000 population density= shire district= North Kesteven shire county= Lincolnshire region= East Midlands… …   Wikipedia

  • Sleaford — The ancient town of Sleaford in Lincolnshire is the origin of this English locational surname. It was common practise in the medieval times to name people after the place from whence they derived. Robin Hood for instance was more properly called… …   Surnames reference

  • Sleaford — Original name in latin Sleaford Name in other language Sleaford State code GB Continent/City Europe/London longitude 52.99826 latitude 0.40941 altitude 17 Population 15558 Date 2010 08 03 …   Cities with a population over 1000 database

  • Sleaford Castle — is a medieval castle in Sleaford, Lincolnshire, England. HistoryMedieval eraFoundationIt was built between 1123 and 1139 by Alexander de Blois, Bishop of Lincoln from 1123 1147. Alexander built a quadrilateral castle, akin to his construction at… …   Wikipedia

  • Sleaford Rural District — Sleaford was a rural district in Lincolnshire, Parts of Kesteven, England. from 1894 to 1931.It was created by the Local Government Act 1894 based on the Sleaford rural sanitary district. In 1931, under a County Review Order, it was abolished,… …   Wikipedia

  • Sleaford Navigation — The Sleaford Navigation was a 12.5 mile (20km) canalisation of the River Slea in Lincolnshire, England, opened in 1794 and abandoned in 1878. It ran from a junction with the River Witham, near Chapel Hill to the town of Sleaford through seven… …   Wikipedia

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