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Firsby, Lincolnshire

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Firsby, Lincolnshire

Not to be confused with Firsby near Rotherham or East Firsby and West Firsby that are located north of Lincoln. {{#invoke:Coordinates|coord}}{{#coordinates:53.14703|0.17557|region:GB_type:city(276)|||||| |primary |name= }} Firsby 240pxSt Andrew's Church, Firsby.
Population 276  OS grid reference TF455633 Civil parish Firsby District East Lindsey Shire county Lincolnshire Region East Midlands Country England Sovereign state United Kingdom Post town SPILSBY Postcode district PE23 Dialling code 01754 Police Fire Ambulance EU Parliament East Midlands UK Parliament Boston and Skegness List of places UK England Firsby is a small rural linear village and civil parish in Lincolnshire, England, 36 miles east from the county town of Lincoln, 4 miles south east of the nearest market town of Spilsby and 8 miles inland from the holiday resort town of Skegness. The village lies on the northern side of the waterway today known as the Steeping River, which is the lower element of the River Lymn that sources in the Lincolnshire Wolds. Today a quiet rural village Firsby was once the location of one of the busiest railway stations on the East Coast of England. At the last census in 2001 the population of the village was recorded as 276.
DistrictEast Lindsey
Post townSPILSBY
Administrative CountyLincolnshire
Traditional CountyLincolnshire
OS GridTF4563
OS Settlement ClassificationOther settlement (village, hamlet etc)
RegionEast Midlands
Police AuthorityLincolnshire
Fire and Rescue AuthorityLincolnshire
Fire and Rescue AuthorityLincolnshire
Ambulance AuthorityEast Midlands
Dialling code01754

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

Firsby.-- par. and ry. sta., mid. Lincolnshire, on river Steeping, 4 miles SE. of Spilsby, 910 ac., pop. 235.

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