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Wood Enderby, Lincolnshire

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Wood Enderby, Lincolnshire

Wood Enderby is a village and civil parish in the East Lindsey district of Lincolnshire, England. It is situated approximately 4 miles south from Horncastle. The civil parish includes the hamlet of Wilksby. A Dictionary of British Place Names states that Enderby derives from the Old Scandinavian person name 'Eindrithi', with 'by', Old Scandinavian for a farmstead, village or settlement.
DistrictEast Lindsey
Post townBoston
Administrative CountyLincolnshire
Traditional CountyLincolnshire
OS GridTF2763
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 Wood Enderby, Lincolnshire has been known in the past

Enderby ~ Enderby Wood

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

Wood Enderby, par., Lincolnshire, 3½ miles SE. of Horncastle, 749 ac., pop. 168.

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