Aswardby

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Aswardby
St.Helen's church, Aswardby, Lincs. - geograph.org.uk - 112463.jpg
Church of St Helen, Aswardby
Aswardby is located in Lincolnshire
Aswardby
Aswardby
Location within Lincolnshire
OS grid referenceTF377703
• London115 mi (185 km) S
District
Shire county
Region
CountryEngland
Sovereign stateUnited Kingdom
Post townSpilsby
Postcode districtPE23
PoliceLincolnshire
FireLincolnshire
AmbulanceEast Midlands
EU ParliamentEast Midlands
UK Parliament
List of places
UK
England
Lincolnshire
53°12′45″N 0°03′42″E / 53.2126°N 0.06163°E / 53.2126; 0.06163Coordinates: 53°12′45″N 0°03′42″E / 53.2126°N 0.06163°E / 53.2126; 0.06163

Aswardby (pronounced "as-ard-bee") is a village situated 4 miles (6 km) north-west from Spilsby,[1] in the East Lindsey district of Lincolnshire, England. It lies north of the A158 and west of the A16 roads. It is in the civil parish of Sausthorpe.

Fr T. Pelham Dale, SSC, prosecuted and imprisoned for Ritualist practices in 1876 and 1880, and regarded a martyr by Anglo-Catholics, was the parish priest from 1881-1892.[citation needed]

Aswardby Hall was built approximately 1845, with further building works completed around 1910.

Aswardby should not be confused with Aswarby, which is also in Lincolnshire, but about 35 miles (56 km) south-west of Aswardby.

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  1. ^ "A Vision of Britain through Time: Aswardby, Lincolnshire". www.visionofbritain.org.uk. Vision of Britain. Retrieved 24 August 2012.

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