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Wragby, Lincolnshire

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Wragby, Lincolnshire

Wragby is a small town and civil parish in the East Lindsey district of Lincolnshire, England. It is situated at the junction of the A157 and A158 roads, and approximately 10 miles north-west from Horncastle and about 11 miles north-east from the county town of Lincoln.
DistrictEast Lindsey
Post townMarket Rasen
Administrative CountyLincolnshire
Traditional CountyLincolnshire
OS GridTF1378
OS Settlement ClassificationOther settlement (village, hamlet etc)
RegionEast Midlands
Police AuthorityLincolnshire
Fire and Rescue AuthorityLincolnshire
Fire and Rescue AuthorityLincolnshire
Ambulance AuthorityEast Midlands
Population1,361 (2001)

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

Wragbye ~ Waragebi

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

Wragby.-- small town and par. with ry. sta., Lincolnshire, 6 miles S. of Market Rasen and 11 NE. of Lincoln, 1594 ac., pop. 508; P.O., T.O. Market-day, Thursday. The chief feature of the town is its Gothic church, an edifice of considerable architectural beauty. There is an endowed school. The trade is agricultural.

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