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Walesby, Lincolnshire

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Walesby, Lincolnshire

Walesby is a village and civil parish in the West Lindsey district of Lincolnshire, England. It lies in the Lincolnshire Wolds, 3 miles north-east from Market Rasen and 7 miles south from Caistor. Tealby parish lies to the south-east. The parish covers about 3,600 acres and includes the hamlets of Risby and Otby. St Mary’s is an Arts and Crafts style Church designed by the Irish architect, Temple Moore in 1913.
DistrictWest Lindsey
Post townMARKET RASEN
Administrative CountyLincolnshire
Traditional CountyLincolnshire
OS GridTF1392
OS Settlement ClassificationOther settlement (village, hamlet etc)
RegionEast Midlands
CountryEngland
Police AuthorityLincolnshire
Fire and Rescue AuthorityLincolnshire
Fire and Rescue AuthorityLincolnshire
Ambulance AuthorityEast Midlands
Dialling code01673
Population215 (Census, 2001)
 

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

Walesbi

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

Walesby.-- par. and vil., Lincolnshire - par., 2580 ac., pop. 322; vil., 3 miles NE. of Market Rasen; P.O.

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