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Orby, Lincolnshire

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Orby, Lincolnshire

Orby is a village and civil parish which lies in the marshes from the Lincolnshire coast, 9 miles east of the town of Spilsby, and 5 miles west from the seaside resort of Skegness, Lincolnshire, England. The civil parish includes the hamlet of Habertoft, 1.5 miles to the north-west. Orby was first mentioned in the Domesday Book of 1086 as "Heresbi", and in 1115 it was recorded as "Orreby".
DistrictEast Lindsey
Administrative CountyLincolnshire
Traditional CountyLincolnshire
OS GridTF4967
OS Settlement ClassificationOther settlement (village, hamlet etc)
RegionEast Midlands
Police AuthorityLincolnshire
Fire and Rescue AuthorityLincolnshire
Fire and Rescue AuthorityLincolnshire
Ambulance AuthorityEast Midlands
Population370 (2001)

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

Orby, par. and vil., Lincolnshire - par., 2088 ac., pop. 410; vil., 6 miles E. of Spilsby; P.O.

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