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Aswardby, Lincolnshire

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Aswardby, Lincolnshire

Aswardby (pronounced "as-ard-bee") lies 4 miles north-west of Spilsby, in the East Lindsey district of Lincolnshire, England, north of the A158 road and west of the A16 road. Fr. T. Pelham Dale SSC, prosecuted and imprisoned for Ritualist practices in 1876 and 1880, and thus regarded as something of a martyr by Anglo-Catholics), was the parish priest from 1881-1892. Aswardby Hall was built approximately 1845 and building works completed around 1910.
DistrictEast Lindsey
Post townSpilsby
Administrative CountyLincolnshire
Traditional CountyLincolnshire
OS GridTF3770
OS Settlement ClassificationOther settlement (village, hamlet etc)
RegionEast Midlands
Police AuthorityLincolnshire
Fire and Rescue AuthorityLincolnshire
Fire and Rescue AuthorityLincolnshire
Ambulance AuthorityEast Midlands

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

Aswardby, par. with ry. sta., mid. Lincolnshire, on river Steeping, 4 miles NW. of Spilsby and 6 miles SW. of Alford, 741 ac., pop. 58; P.O.

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