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Scamblesby, Lincolnshire

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Scamblesby, Lincolnshire

Scamblesby is a village and civil parish in the East Lindsey district from Lincolnshire, England. It is situated 6 miles south-west of Louth, on the A153 road, and within the Lincolnshire Wolds, a designated Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty. The village Anglican parish church is dedicated to St Martin. It was partially rebuilt in the 1890s and seats around 100. In 2007 Scamblesby Church of England Primary School achieved examination grades higher than the local and the national average.
DistrictEast Lindsey
Administrative CountyLincolnshire
Traditional CountyLincolnshire
OS GridTF2778
OS Settlement ClassificationOther settlement (village, hamlet etc)
RegionEast Midlands
CountryEngland
Police AuthorityLincolnshire
Fire and Rescue AuthorityLincolnshire
Fire and Rescue AuthorityLincolnshire
Ambulance AuthorityEast Midlands
Population252 (2001)
 

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

Scamelesbi

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

Scamblesby, par. and vil., Lincolnshire - par., 2150 ac., pop. 364; vil., 6 miles N. of Horncastle; P.O.

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