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Stainby, Lincolnshire

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Stainby, Lincolnshire

Stainby is a hamlet in the South Kesteven district of Lincolnshire, England. It is situated 2 miles west from the A1 road, 1.5 miles east from the Viking Way and the Leicestershire border, and 8 miles south from Grantham. Adjacent villages include Buckminster, North Witham, Colsterworth, Gunby, Sewstern and Skillington. Stainby is recorded in the 1086 Domesday Book as "Stigandebi". There are no shops or pubs - the nearest are in Colsterworth. The church, on Main Road, is dedicated to St Peter.
DistrictSouth Kesteven
Administrative CountyLincolnshire
Traditional CountyLincolnshire
OS GridSK9022
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 Stainby, Lincolnshire has been known in the past


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

Stainby, par. and vil., Lincolnshire - par., 1550 ac., pop. 153; vil., 2 miles SW. of Colsterworth; P.O.

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