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Scawby, North Lincolnshire

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Scawby, North Lincolnshire

Scawby is a village and civil parish in North Lincolnshire, England. According to the 2001 census it had a population of 2,277. It is located 3 miles south west of Brigg just off the A15 and A18. The village is noted for the Nelthorpe family who owned the manor and lived at Scawby Hall. Sir John Nelthorpe founded Brigg Grammar School in 1669.
DistrictNorth Lincolnshire
Administrative CountyNorth Lincolnshire
Traditional CountyLincolnshire
OS GridSE9605
OS Settlement ClassificationOther settlement (village, hamlet etc)
RegionYorkshire and the Humber
Police AuthorityHumberside
Fire and Rescue AuthorityLincolnshire
Fire and Rescue AuthorityLincolnshire
Ambulance AuthorityEast Midlands
Population2,277 (2001)

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

Seallebi ~ Sealebi

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

Scawby, par. and vil. (ry. sta. Scawby and Hibaldstow), Lincolnshire - par. (partly in town of Brigg), 3930 ac., pop. 1549; vil., 2 miles SW. of Brigg; P.O.; in vicinity is Scawby Hall, seat. Remains of a Roman camp, with other relics of antiquity, have been found here.

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