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Cleethorpes, North East Lincolnshire

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Cleethorpes, North East Lincolnshire

Cleethorpes is a town and unparished area in North East Lincolnshire, England, situated on the estuary of the Humber. It has a population of 31,853 and is a seaside resort.
Administrative CountyNorth East Lincolnshire
Traditional CountyLincolnshire
OS GridTA3008
OS Settlement ClassificationTown
RegionYorkshire and the Humber
Police AuthorityHumberside
Fire and Rescue AuthorityHumberside
Fire and Rescue AuthorityHumberside
Ambulance AuthorityEast Midlands
Dialling code01472
Population31,853 (2001)

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

Cleethorpe ~ Cleethorpe With Thrunscoe

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

Cleethorpes, coast township and vil. with ry. terminus, Clee par., N. Lincolnshire, 2¼ miles SE. of Great Grimsby, 1043 ac., pop. 2840; P.O., T.O., called Cleethorpe; a fine watering-place, prettily situated on a flat sandy beach at the mouth of the Humber, which is here about 7 miles wide.

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