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Ketsby, Lincolnshire

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Ketsby, Lincolnshire

Ketsby is a hamlet in the civil parish of South Ormsby in the East Lindsey district of Lincolnshire, England, about 5 miles west of the town of Alford. Ketsby was mentioned in Domesday account, when it was listed as having 18 households, a meadow of 60 acres and a mill. An early medieval cresset lamp with a maltese cross carved on the base was found at Ketsby and is now in Lincoln City and County Museum.
DistrictEast Lindsey
Post townLouth
Administrative CountyLincolnshire
Traditional CountyLincolnshire
OS GridTF3676
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 Ketsby, Lincolnshire has been known in the past

Chetelesbi

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

Ketsby, hamlet, South Ormsby par., Lincolnshire, 5 miles W. of Alford.

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