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East Ferry, Lincolnshire

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East Ferry, Lincolnshire

East Ferry is a village and civil parish in the West Lindsey district of Lincolnshire, England. It lies 6 miles west from Scotter on the eastern bank of the River Trent opposite Owston Ferry. A Tidal bore known as the Trent Aegir can be observed on this stretch of the Trent.
DistrictWest Lindsey
Post townGainsborough
Administrative CountyLincolnshire
Traditional CountyLincolnshire
OS GridSK8199
OS Settlement ClassificationOther settlement (village, hamlet etc)
RegionEast Midlands
Police AuthorityLincolnshire
Fire and Rescue AuthorityLincolnshire
Fire and Rescue AuthorityLincolnshire
Ambulance AuthorityEast Midlands

Other names by which East Ferry, Lincolnshire has been known in the past

Ferry ~ Ferry East

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

East Ferry, township, Scotton and Owston pars., N. lincolnshire, 6 miles NE. of Gainsborough, pop. 143.

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