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Gunness, North Lincolnshire

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Gunness, North Lincolnshire

Gunness (or Gunhouse) is a civil parish and small village situated on the east bank of the River Trent and deriving its name from forming a ness or promontory in the River Trent. On the Doncaster Road is the Grade II listed Rectory and Stable Block, built by James Fowler of Louth in 1864-66,
DistrictNorth Lincolnshire
Administrative CountyNorth Lincolnshire
Traditional CountyLincolnshire
OS GridSE8411
OS Settlement ClassificationOther settlement (village, hamlet etc)
RegionYorkshire and the Humber
Police AuthorityHumberside
Fire and Rescue AuthorityLincolnshire
Fire and Rescue AuthorityLincolnshire
Ambulance AuthorityEast Midlands
Population2,490 (2001)

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


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

Gunhouse, township, West Halton and Frodingham pars., N. Lincolnshire, on river Trent, 4 miles SE. of Crowle, pop. 164.

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