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Asterby, Lincolnshire

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Asterby, Lincolnshire

Asterby is a hamlet between Goulceby and Scamblesby, west of Louth, in the East Lindsey district of Lincolnshire, England. The civil parish of Asterby had a population of 103 according to the 2001 census. Asterby was listed in Domesday Book of 1086, when it had 18 households and 120 acres of meadow. Three old human skeletons and a dagger were dug up in 1821 in a field near the church.
DistrictEast Lindsey
Post townLouth
Administrative CountyLincolnshire
Traditional CountyLincolnshire
OS GridTF2679
OS Settlement ClassificationOther settlement (village, hamlet etc)
RegionEast Midlands
CountryEngland
Police AuthorityLincolnshire
Fire and Rescue AuthorityLincolnshire
Fire and Rescue AuthorityLincolnshire
Ambulance AuthorityEast Midlands
Population103 (2001)
 

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

Estrebi

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

Asterby, par., mid. Lincolnshire, 6 miles NE. of Horncastle, 620 ac., pop. 213.

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