St Cecilia's church
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Girton is a village and parish in the Newark Wapentake of Nottinghamshire, adjacent to the border with Lincolnshire. According to the 2001 census it had a population of 143, reducing slightly to 140 at the 2011 census. It is located 17 miles west of Lincoln.
The parish church of St Cecilia is a small aisleless church almost totally rebuilt in 1879. Fleet Cottage is a rare example of an early north-east Nottinghamshire cottage of the 17th century, with a timber-framed upper storey on a limestone ground floor. Girton has many floodplains from the River Trent that support many species of plants and wildlife such as Meadow Foxtail and Meadowsweet.
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- "Area: Girton CP (Parish)"
- "Civil parish population 2011". Neighbourhood Statistics. Office for National Statistics. http://www.neighbourhood.statistics.gov.uk/dissemination/LeadKeyFigures.do?a=7&b=11123731&c=Girton&d=16&e=62&g=6457725&i=1001x1003x1032x1004&m=0&r=1&s=1460207032431&enc=1. Retrieved 9 April 2016.
- Pevsner, Nikolaus. 1979. The Buildings of England: Nottinghamshire. page 132. Harmondsworth, Middx. Penguin.