Ashby cum Fenby

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Ashby cum Fenby
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Church of St Peter, Ashby cum Fenby
Ashby cum Fenby is located in Lincolnshire
Ashby cum Fenby
Ashby cum Fenby
 Ashby cum Fenby shown within Lincolnshire
OS grid reference TA254007
   – London 153 mi (246 km)  S
Unitary authority North East Lincolnshire
Ceremonial county Lincolnshire
Region Yorkshire and the Humber
Country England
Sovereign state United Kingdom
Post town Grimsby
Postcode district DN37
Police Humberside
Fire Humberside
Ambulance East Midlands
EU Parliament Yorkshire and the Humber
UK Parliament Cleethorpes
List of places
UK
England
Lincolnshire

Coordinates: 53°29′19″N 0°06′40″W / 53.488671°N 0.111030°W / 53.488671; -0.111030

Ashby cum Fenby is a village and civil parish in North East Lincolnshire, England, approximately 5 miles (8 km) south from Grimsby, and just east of the A18 road.

In the 2001 Census the population was recorded as 248. The village was recorded in the Domesday Book.[further explanation needed]

Ashby cum Fenby Grade II* listed Anglican church is dedicated to St Peter.[1] The church has an Early English tower, aisle and belfry, a Decorated chancel, and Perpendicular font. Beneath the tower are remaining parts of a 13th-century rood screen. In the north aisle are monuments to Sir William Wray (d. 1617) and his wife Frances (d. 1647), and to Susanna Drury, sister of Frances.[2]

References[edit]

  1. ^ English Heritage. "Church of St Peter (1346925)". National Heritage List for England. Retrieved 9 July 2011. 
  2. ^ Cox, J. Charles (1916) Lincolnshire p. 47; Methuen & Co. Ltd

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