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Osbournby, Lincolnshire

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Osbournby, Lincolnshire

Osbournby (pronounced Ozzenby or Ossenby) is a small village and civil parish in the North Kesteven district of Lincolnshire, England. It is located 5 miles south from Sleaford on the A15 road near the A52 roundabout. Adjacent villages include Spanby, Aunsby and Threekingham. The village has a population of about 358. The church is dedicated to St Peter and St Paul. The village public house is the Whichcote Arms on London Road (A15). There is a small primary school and nursery in the village.
DistrictNorth Kesteven
Administrative CountyLincolnshire
Traditional CountyLincolnshire
OS GridTF0638
OS Settlement ClassificationOther settlement (village, hamlet etc)
RegionEast Midlands
Police AuthorityLincolnshire
Fire and Rescue AuthorityLincolnshire
Fire and Rescue AuthorityLincolnshire
Ambulance AuthorityEast Midlands
Population358 (2001)

Other names by which Osbournby, Lincolnshire has been known in the past

Esbernebi ~ Osbernedbi ~ Osbernbi

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

Osbournby, par. and vil., Lincolnshire, 6 miles S. of Sleaford, 1260 ac., pop. 496; near the vil. is Osbournby Hall, seat.

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