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Skirbeck, Lincolnshire

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Skirbeck, Lincolnshire

Skirbeck is a suburb and former civil parish in the Borough of Boston in the county of Lincolnshire, England. Skirbeck is a long v-shaped formation wrapped around the south and east side of Boston parish. It has been incorporated into the Borough of Boston since 1932. Skirbeck includes the hamlet and former civil parish of Skirbeck Quarter which was on the west side of the river Witham and was a separate parish from 1866 to 1932.
DistrictBoston (borough)
Administrative CountyLincolnshire
Traditional CountyLincolnshire
OS GridTF3343
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 Skirbeck, Lincolnshire has been known in the past

Schirebec ~ Scirebec

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

Skirbeck, par., Lincolnshire, on SE. side and wholly within the parl. limits of Boston, 3799 ac., pop. 3404; P.O.; consists of 2 townships - Skirbeck, pop. 2550; and Skirbeck Quarter, pop. 854.

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