Ancient Port and Market Town

Steeping River

Steeping RiverSteeping River in Wainfleet known as the ’Haven’ or safe harbour

The River Lymn begins in the Lincolnshire Wolds on the eastern slope of Castcliffe Hill in Fulletby parish at TF310734. It flows south-eastwards to the Lincolnshire Marsh, where it becomes the Steeping River on the boundary of Great Steeping parish.

The River running through it is the River Steeping with the local section known as the ’Haven’, or safe harbour. On the bank of the Haven sits Batemans Brewery which supplies its Wainfleet brewed “Good Honest Ales” to Lincolnshire and many other parts of the world. Tours and excellent food and drink are available daily there