Origin of name: Its early Briton name was Lindum, meaning a lake (Llyn) - a widening of thr River Witham - and a hillfort (dun), which would have stood above the river,
which often flooded. The Romans named the place Lindum colonia: a colony or settlement for retired soldiers.
Name first recorded: 1016 as Lincolnescire.
County Motto: Perseverance vincit 'Preservance succeeds'.

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