Apley

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Coordinates: 53°15′39″N 0°20′12″W / 53.260914°N 0.336684°W / 53.260914; -0.336684

Apley
Apley is located in Lincolnshire
Apley
Apley
 Apley shown within Lincolnshire
OS grid reference TF110750
    - London 120 mi (190 km)  S
District West Lindsey
Shire county Lincolnshire
Region East Midlands
Country England
Sovereign state United Kingdom
Post town Market Rasen
Postcode district LN8
Police Lincolnshire
Fire Lincolnshire
Ambulance East Midlands
EU Parliament East Midlands
UK Parliament Gainsborough
List of places
UK
England
Lincolnshire

Apley is a hamlet in the West Lindsey district of Lincolnshire, England. It is situated on a back road 1 mile (1.6 km) west from the hamlet of Kingthorpe, and approximately 2 miles (3 km) south-west from Wragby,

Apley church is dedicated to St Andrew.

Apley Beck marks the course of a 12th-century monastic canal linking Bullington Priory to Barlings eau.[1]

Kingthorpe railway station opened in 1876, closed in 1956, and has been demolished. No evidence of the site remains.[2][3]

Kingthorpe farmhouse is a listed building[4]

St Andrew's, Apley

References[edit]

  1. ^ Apley Beck (892369). PastScape. English Heritage. Retrieved 6 July 2011.
  2. ^ "Kingthorpe railway station". Disused Stations. Subterrannea Britannica. Retrieved 6 July 2011. 
  3. ^ Kingthorpe station (507030). PastScape. English Heritage. Retrieved 6 July 2011.
  4. ^ English Heritage. "Kingthorpe farm (1359499)". National Heritage List for England. Retrieved 6 July 2011 .

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