a village and civil parish in the West Lindsey district of Lincolnshire,
England. It is situated approximately 10 miles (16 km) north from
the centre of the city and county town of Lincoln, and just over
1 mile (1.6 km) south-west from Caenby Corner.
The name Glentworth comes from the Old
English glente+worth or heopa+hamm for "enclosure frequented by
birds of prey In the Domesday Book it is noted as "Glentewrde".
The Church of England parish church of
Saint Michael dates from three periods, as shown by the varied
masonry of its outside walls. The oldest part is the Anglo-Saxon
tower. The middle section of the present church is the product
of Georgian and Victorian rebuilding. Its eastern end, with its
rougher stonework, is largely Elizabethan.
The Church contains the monuments to the
Wray family; Sir Christopher Wray was a Judge at the Trial of
Mary, Queen of Scots.
Glentworth is the site of Glentworth Hall,
an Elizabethan country house built by Sir Christopher Wray.
Glentworth enjoys the facility of a splendid
modern village hall -www.glentworthvillagehall.co.uk
for more information & booking procedure