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Clixby, Lincolnshire

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Clixby, Lincolnshire

Clixby is a small village located about 2 miles north of the town of Caistor, in the West Lindsey district of Lincolnshire, England. It lies in the Lincolnshire Wolds, a designated Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty. Originally a township of Caistor, it was briefly a civil parish but since 1932 forms part of the civil parish of Grasby. Clixby was mentioned in Domesday Book of 1086, when the Lord of the Manor was King William I.
DistrictWest Lindsey
Post townMarket Rasen
Administrative CountyLincolnshire
Traditional CountyLincolnshire
OS GridTA1004
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 Clixby, Lincolnshire has been known in the past


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

Clixby, township, Caistor par., N. Lincolnshire, on the Wolds, 2 miles NW. of Caistor, pop. 45.

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