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Revesby, Lincolnshire

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Revesby, Lincolnshire

Revesby is a village and civil parish in the East Lindsey district of Lincolnshire, England. It lies 7 miles south-east from Horncastle, 8 miles east from Woodhall Spa and 14 miles north from Boston, on the A155. The parish in includes the hamlet of Moorhouses 3 miles to the south of Revesby village. Revesby Grade II listed Anglican church is dedicated to St Lawrence.
DistrictEast Lindsey
Post townSpilsby
Administrative CountyLincolnshire
Traditional CountyLincolnshire
OS GridTF2961
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 Revesby, Lincolnshire has been known in the past


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

Revesby, par. and vil., Lincolnshire, 6 miles SE. of Horncastle, 4200 ac., pop. 565; P.O.; near vil. is Revesby Abbey, seat; a Cistercian abbey was founded here in 1142; there is an ancient camp.

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