Beelsby

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Coordinates: 53°30′04″N 0°10′46″W / 53.501175°N 0.179554°W / 53.501175; -0.179554

Beelsby
Beelsby Church - geograph.org.uk - 66407.jpg
Church of St Andrew, Beelsby
Beelsby is located in Lincolnshire
Beelsby
Beelsby
 Beelsby shown within Lincolnshire
OS grid reference TA208020
    - London 140 mi (230 km)  S
District North East Lincolnshire
Shire county Lincolnshire
Region East Midlands
Country England
Sovereign state United Kingdom
Post town Doncaster
Postcode district DN37
Dialling code 01472
Police Lincolnshire
Fire Lincolnshire
Ambulance East Midlands
EU Parliament East Midlands
UK Parliament Cleethorpes
List of places
UK
England
Lincolnshire

Beelsby is a village in North East Lincolnshire, England. The village is situated approximately 6 miles (10 km) south-west from Grimsby.

Beelsby population at the 2001 census was 114.

The village is the source for the River Freshney.

The Grade II listed parish church is dedicated to St. Andrew.[1]

Primary industry is agriculture centered around two farms.

According to local legend there is a stone in the middle of a local farm, called Molly Briar's Stone. At midnight on the 21st of June each year, a ghost of a maiden is seen sitting on the stone milking a white cow.[original research?][citation needed]

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