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Croxby, Lincolnshire

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Croxby, Lincolnshire

Croxby is a hamlet and former civil parish about 5 miles east of the town of Caistor, Lincolnshire, England. Croxby deserted medieval village or DMV lies to the north-east of the church and Croxby Hall, at the bottom and along the sides of a narrow stream running through a chalk valley. At the time of the Domesday Book it had a population of 36.
DistrictWest Lindsey
Post townMarket Rasen
Administrative CountyLincolnshire
Traditional CountyLincolnshire
OS GridTF1998
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 Croxby, Lincolnshire has been known in the past

Crocsbi ~ Crosbi

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

Croxby, par., N. Lincolnshire, Smiles SE. of Caistor, 1628 ac., pop. 127.

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