Dunsby

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Dunsby
All Saints' church, Dunsby, Lincs. - geograph.org.uk - 90714.jpg
Church of All Saints, Dunsby
Dunsby is located in Lincolnshire
Dunsby
Dunsby
 Dunsby shown within Lincolnshire
Population 141 (2001)
OS grid reference TF105268
   – London 90 mi (140 km)  S
District South Kesteven
Shire county Lincolnshire
Region East Midlands
Country England
Sovereign state United Kingdom
Post town Bourne
Postcode district PE10
Police Lincolnshire
Fire Lincolnshire
Ambulance East Midlands
EU Parliament East Midlands
UK Parliament Grantham and Stamford
List of places
UK
England
Lincolnshire

Coordinates: 52°49′40″N 0°21′39″W / 52.827819°N 0.360946°W / 52.827819; -0.360946

Dunsby is a small village and civil parish in the South Kesteven district of in Lincolnshire, England. It is situated 4 miles (6.4 km) north from Bourne, just east off the A15, and on the western edge of the Lincolnshire Fens. In 2001 it had a population of 141.[1]

The Grade I listed parish church is dedicated to All Saints. Built of ironstone and limestone, it dates from the 12th century, and was restored in 1857.[2]

The village cross is a medieval scheduled monument sited at a road junction in the village, and consists of the base and 8 inches (20 cm) of shaft.[3][4]

References[edit]

  1. ^ Census 2001
  2. ^ "All Saints church, Dunsby". National Heritage List for England. English Heritage. Retrieved 2 July 2011. 
  3. ^ "Village Cross, Dunsby". National Heritage List for England. English Heritage. Retrieved 2 July 2011. 
  4. ^ "Village Cross, Dunsby". Pastscape. English Heritage. Retrieved 2 July 2011. 

External links[edit]

  • Media related to Dunsby at Wikimedia Commons