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Spanby, Lincolnshire

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Spanby, Lincolnshire

Spanby is a village and former civil parish in the North Kesteven district of Lincolnshire, England, about 5 miles south from the town of Sleaford. Since 1931 the village has been part of the civil parish of Threekingham. The 1086 Domesday Book lists the village as "Spanebi", consisting of 12 households. The parish church is a grade II listed building dedicated to Saint Nicholas. It was declared redundant by the Diocese of Lincoln in 1973, and is now used as a shed.
DistrictNorth Kesteven
Administrative CountyLincolnshire
Traditional CountyLincolnshire
OS GridTF0938
OS Settlement ClassificationOther settlement (village, hamlet etc)
RegionEast Midlands
Police AuthorityLincolnshire
Fire and Rescue AuthorityLincolnshire
Fire and Rescue AuthorityLincolnshire
Ambulance AuthorityEast Midlands

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

Spanesbi ~ Spanebi

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

Spanby, par., Lincolnshire, 5 miles SE. of Sleaford, 1019 ac., pop. 104.

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