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Alkborough, North Lincolnshire

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Alkborough, North Lincolnshire

Alkborough is a village of about 455 people in North Lincolnshire, England, located near the northern end of The Cliff range of hills overlooking the Humber Estuary at the Trent Falls, the confluence of the River Trent and the River Ouse. Alkborough, with the hamlet of Walcot about a mile (1.6 km) south, forms a civil parish which covers about 2,875 acres .
Post townScunthorpe
Administrative CountyNorth Lincolnshire
Traditional CountyLincolnshire
OS GridSE8821
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 code01724
Population455 (2001 Census)

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

Aukborough ~ Alchebarge

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

Alkborough, par., N. Lincolnshire, at mouth of river Trent, 10½ miles W. of Barton-upon-Humber, 2875 ac. (335 water), pop. 399; P.O.

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