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Riby, Lincolnshire

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Riby, Lincolnshire

Riby is a village and civil parish in the West Lindsey district of Lincolnshire, England, about 4 miles south west of the town of Grimsby. There are two scheduled barrows 650 metres south west of Riby Grove Farm. Whilst they are no longer visible above ground, the burial remains survive inside. One is a Neolithic Long Barrow, and the other a Bronze Age bowl barrow.
DistrictWest Lindsey
Post townGrimsby
Administrative CountyLincolnshire
Traditional CountyLincolnshire
OS GridTA1807
OS Settlement ClassificationOther settlement (village, hamlet etc)
RegionEast Midlands
Police AuthorityLincolnshire
Fire and Rescue AuthorityLincolnshire
Fire and Rescue AuthorityLincolnshire
Ambulance AuthorityEast Midlands
Population134 (2001)

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

Riby, par. and vil., Lincolnshire, 5½ miles SW. of Great Grimsby, 2749 ac., pop. 273; P.O.; Riby Grove is the seat of the Tomline family.

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