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Ranby, Lincolnshire

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Ranby, Lincolnshire

Ranby is a village and civil parish about 6 miles north west of the town of Horncastle, in the East Lindsey district of Lincolnshire, England. "Randebi" was listed in Domesday Book of 1086 when it consisted of 29 households and had one mill and one church. The parish church, a grade II listed building dedicated to Saint Germans, dates from the 12th century, although it was rebuilt in 1861 by James Fowler reusing earlier fragments.
DistrictEast Lindsey
Post townMarket Rasen
Administrative CountyLincolnshire
Traditional CountyLincolnshire
OS GridTF2278
OS Settlement ClassificationOther settlement (village, hamlet etc)
RegionEast Midlands
CountryEngland
Police AuthorityLincolnshire
Fire and Rescue AuthorityLincolnshire
Fire and Rescue AuthorityLincolnshire
Ambulance AuthorityEast Midlands
 

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

Randebi

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

Ranby.-- par., Lincolnshire, on river Bain, 65 miles N. of Horncastle, 1240 ac., pop. 132; P.O.

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