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North Thoresby, Lincolnshire

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North Thoresby, Lincolnshire

North Thoresby is a village and civil parish in the East Lindsey district of Lincolnshire, England. It is situated between Louth and Grimsby, approximately 7.5 miles from each, and has a population of 2,062 with 50.5% of the population being over 60. The area is chiefly agricultural but the majority of employed residents work in Grimsby and Cleethorpes or in the industries situated on the Humber bank.
DistrictEast Lindsey
Administrative CountyLincolnshire
Traditional CountyLincolnshire
OS GridTF2998
OS Settlement ClassificationOther settlement (village, hamlet etc)
RegionEast Midlands
Police AuthorityLincolnshire
Fire and Rescue AuthorityLincolnshire
Fire and Rescue AuthorityLincolnshire
Ambulance AuthorityEast Midlands
Population1,226 (2001)

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

Thoresby ~ Thoresby North

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

Thoresby, North, par. and vil. with ry. sta., Lincolnshire, 7 miles S. of Grimsby, 2485 ac., pop. 745; P.O.

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