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Ashby de la Launde, Lincolnshire

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Ashby de la Launde, Lincolnshire

Ashby de la Launde is a small village, part of the civil parish of Ashby de la Launde and Bloxholm, in the North Kesteven district of Lincolnshire, England. The village is located just west of Digby, and east of the A15 and B1191 roads. The suffix reflects the family de la Launde, which held the Lordship of the Manor here after the marriage of Cecily, sister and heiress of Jordan de Ashby with William de la Launde (died 1345).
DistrictNorth Kesteven
Post townLincoln
Administrative CountyLincolnshire
Traditional CountyLincolnshire
OS GridTF0555
OS Settlement ClassificationOther settlement (village, hamlet etc)
RegionEast Midlands
CountryEngland
Police AuthorityLincolnshire
Fire and Rescue AuthorityLincolnshire
Fire and Rescue AuthorityLincolnshire
Ambulance AuthorityEast Midlands
 

Other names by which Ashby de la Launde, Lincolnshire has been known in the past

Ashby De La Laund

Ashby de la Launde, Lincolnshire in John Bartholomew's "Gazetteer of the British Isles" (1887)

Ashby-de-la-Laund, par. and seat, S. Lincolnshire, 7 miles N. of Sleaford, 2880 ac., pop. 169.

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