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Mumby, Lincolnshire

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Mumby, Lincolnshire

Mumby is a village in the East Lindsey district of Lincolnshire, England. It is located 4 miles south-east from the town of Alford. In 2001 the population was recorded as 352. The village is mentioned in the Domesday Book of 1086 as consisting of 97 households. The church is dedicated to St Thomas of Canterbury and is of Early English style. It is a Grade I Listed Building. The font is 14th century, and the western tower is 15th. It was repaired in 1844, with its chancel being rebuilt in 1874.
DistrictEast Lindsey
Post townAlford
Administrative CountyLincolnshire
Traditional CountyLincolnshire
OS GridTF5174
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 Mumby, Lincolnshire has been known in the past

Chapel Mumby ~ Mundebi ~ Mundbi

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

Chapel Mumby, coast hamlet, Mumby par., mid. Lincolnshire, 5½ miles SE. of Alford; P.O., called Mumby.

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