Wisbech St Mary

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Wisbech St Mary
Station House, Wisbech St Mary - geograph.org.uk - 177564.jpg
Station House, Wisbech St Mary
Wisbech St Mary is located in Cambridgeshire
Wisbech St Mary
Wisbech St Mary
 Wisbech St Mary shown within Cambridgeshire
OS grid reference TF421060
Shire county Cambridgeshire
Region East
Country England
Sovereign state United Kingdom
EU Parliament East of England
List of places
UK
England
Cambridgeshire

Coordinates: 52°38′N 0°06′E / 52.63°N 0.1°E / 52.63; 0.1

Wisbech St Mary is a small village, 2 miles (3 km) west of the town of Wisbech in Cambridgeshire, England. and lies between two roads, the B1169 and the A47.

The village has a church, a primary school and some public houses.

The village is built on an old watercourse, a roddon; such sand and silt beds are firmer and rise higher than the surrounding shrinking peat fens.[1]

References[edit]

notes
  1. ^ Hall 1996, p. 171.
bibliography
  • Hall, David (1996). The Fenland Project. Cambridgeshire Archaeological Committee in conjunction with the Fenland Project Committee and the Scole Archaeological Committee. 

External links[edit]

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