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Keadby, North Lincolnshire

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Keadby, North Lincolnshire

Keadby is a small village lying just off the A18, west of Scunthorpe, in North Lincolnshire, England. It lies on the West bank of the River Trent. It is pronounced "Kidby". Keadby was traditionally in the county of Lincolnshire. Keadby's economic significance historically lies in that it was chosen as the destination for the Stainforth and Keadby Canal, opened in 1802.
Post townSCUNTHORPE
Administrative CountyNorth Lincolnshire
Traditional CountyLincolnshire
OS GridSE8311
OS Settlement ClassificationOther settlement (village, hamlet etc)
RegionYorkshire and the Humber
CountryEngland
Police AuthorityHumberside
Fire and Rescue AuthorityHumberside
Fire and Rescue AuthorityHumberside
Ambulance AuthorityEast Midlands
Dialling code01724
Populationaround 800
 

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

Keadby, township and vil., Althorpe par., Lincolnshire, on river Trent, 4 miles SE. of Crowle, pop. 575; P.O.

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