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Epworth, North Lincolnshire

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Epworth, North Lincolnshire

This article is about the English parish and town. For other uses, see Epworth (disambiguation).
Administrative CountyNorth Lincolnshire
Traditional CountyLincolnshire
OS GridSE7803
OS Settlement ClassificationOther settlement (village, hamlet etc)
RegionYorkshire and the Humber
Police AuthorityHumberside
Fire and Rescue AuthorityHumberside
Fire and Rescue AuthorityHumberside
Ambulance AuthorityEast Midlands
Dialling code01427
Population3,734 (Parish)

Other names by which Epworth, North Lincolnshire has been known in the past


Epworth, North Lincolnshire in John Bartholomew's "Gazetteer of the British Isles" (1887)

Epworth, market town and par. (ry. sta. Haxey and Epworth), N. Lincolnshire, in Isle of Axholme, 9 miles N. of Gainsborough, 8140 ac., pop. 2178; P.O., T.O., 1 Bank. Market-day, Thursday; was the birthplace of John Wesley (1703-1791), founder of Methodism.

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