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Salmonby, Lincolnshire

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Salmonby, Lincolnshire

Salmonby is a village in the East Lindsey district of Lincolnshire, England. It is situated 5.5 miles north-east from Horncastle, 10 miles south from Louth and 8 miles north-west from Spilsby. Salmonby lies within the Lincolnshire Wolds, a designated Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty. Tetford lies to the north-east and Somersby to the south. The parish covers about 1,000 acres, and contains a chalybeate spring, whose waters eventually join the Steeping River near Spilsby.
DistrictEast Lindsey
Post townHorncastle
Administrative CountyLincolnshire
Traditional CountyLincolnshire
OS GridTF3273
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 Salmonby, Lincolnshire has been known in the past


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

Salmonby, par., Lincolnshire, on river Steeping, 6 miles NE. of Horncastle, 991 ac., pop. 102.

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