Sixhills is a village in the West Lindsey district of Lincolnshire, England, about 3 miles (4.8 km) south-east from Market Rasen. It lies just south of the A631 between Market Rasen and Ludford. It is in the civil parish of North Willingham.
Church of All Saints, Sixhills
|OS grid reference|
|• London||135 mi (217 km) S|
|Sovereign state||United Kingdom|
|Post town||Market Rasen|
The village was the site of a former nunnery of the Gilbertine Order, founded in the twelfth century. At the behest of Edward I Gwladys ferch Dafydd was sent there; she remained until her death in 1336. Scottish Princess Christina Bruce was also imprisoned there from 1306 to 1315.
- Historic England. "Church of All Saints (1359515)". National Heritage List for England. Retrieved 12 August 2011.
- Page, W. (editor) (1906). "Houses of the Gilbertine order: The priory of Sixhills, A History of the County of Lincoln". pp. 194–195. Retrieved 22 January 2014.CS1 maint: extra text: authors list (link)
- Princes of Gwynedd, princesofgwynedd.com. Retrieved 22 January 2014.