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Bigby, Lincolnshire

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Bigby, Lincolnshire

Bigby is a village and civil parish in the West Lindsey district of Lincolnshire, England. It lies about 10 miles south from the Humber Bridge, and 4 miles east from the town of Brigg. The village lies in the Lincolnshire Wolds, a designated Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty and close to the administrative border with North Lincolnshire. The hamlets of Kettleby and Kettleby Thorpe lie within the parish, and that of Somerby is situated nearby.
DistrictWest Lindsey
Administrative CountyLincolnshire
Traditional CountyLincolnshire
OS GridTA0507
OS Settlement ClassificationOther settlement (village, hamlet etc)
RegionEast Midlands
CountryEngland
Police AuthorityLincolnshire
Fire and Rescue AuthorityLincolnshire
Fire and Rescue AuthorityLincolnshire
Ambulance AuthorityEast Midlands
Population234 (2001)
 

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

Bechebi

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

Bigby, par. and township, N. Lincolnshire, 4 miles E. of Glandford Brigg -- par., 3440 ac., pop. 689; township, pop. 360.

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