Decoy Wood Decoy Pond

Lincolnshire

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Post Medieval

Data Source

English Heritage

County Council

Lincolnshire County Council

District Council

East Lindsey District Council

Parish

Friskney

Parliamentary Constituency

Boston and Skegness

Grid Reference

OV464464 (546377, 357184)

WGS84 Coordinates

53.0915, 0.186118

Nearest Postcode

PE22 8NT

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Notes

The remains of a post-medieval decoy pond located in Decoy Wood. The waterfilled pond is roughly star-shaped in plan, with six channels, or pipes, radiating outwards from the angles of the pond. The site is known to have been in use from 1774 until 1878. Scheduled.

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