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Miningsby, Lincolnshire

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Miningsby, Lincolnshire

Miningsby is a small village in the civil parish of Revesby about 6 miles south-east from the town of Horncastle and 6 miles west-south-west from the town of Spilsby, Lincolnshire, England. Miningsby lies at the southern edge of the Lincolnshire Wolds, a designated Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty. The village was mentioned in Domesday Book of 1086, when forty-eight households were recorded, which for the time was considered very large. The Lord of the Manor was Ivo Tallboys.
DistrictEast Lindsey
Post townBoston
Administrative CountyLincolnshire
Traditional CountyLincolnshire
OS GridTF3264
OS Settlement ClassificationOther settlement (village, hamlet etc)
RegionEast Midlands
CountryEngland
Police AuthorityLincolnshire
Fire and Rescue AuthorityLincolnshire
Fire and Rescue AuthorityLincolnshire
Ambulance AuthorityEast Midlands
 

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

Melingesbi

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

Miningsby, par. and vil., Lincolnshire, 5½ miles SE. of Horncastle, 496 ac., pop. 132.

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