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Beelsby, North East Lincolnshire

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Beelsby, North East Lincolnshire

Beelsby is a village in North East Lincolnshire, England. The village lies 8 miles south-east of Grimsby. Beelsby population at the 2001 census was 114. It is the source for the River Freshney. The Grade II listed village church is dedicated to St. Andrew. Primary industry is Agriculture centered around two firms, Beelsby Farming Company and Fenwick Brothers. According to local legend there is a stone in the middle of a local farm, called Molly Briar's Stone.
DistrictNorth East Lincolnshire
Post townDoncaster
Administrative CountyNorth East Lincolnshire
Traditional CountyLincolnshire
OS GridTA2001
OS Settlement ClassificationOther settlement (village, hamlet etc)
RegionYorkshire and the Humber
Police AuthorityHumberside
Fire and Rescue AuthorityLincolnshire
Fire and Rescue AuthorityLincolnshire
Ambulance AuthorityEast Midlands
Dialling code01472

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

Belesbi ~ Bilesbi

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

Beelsby, par., N. Lincolnshire, 6 miles W. of Waltham, 2189 ac., pop. 171.

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