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St.Helen's church, Aswardby, Lincs. - - 112463.jpg
Church of St Helen, Aswardby
Aswardby is located in Lincolnshire
Aswardby shown within Lincolnshire
OS grid reference TF377703
• London 115 mi (185 km) S
Shire county
Country England
Sovereign state United Kingdom
Post town Spilsby
Postcode district PE23
Police Lincolnshire
Fire Lincolnshire
Ambulance East Midlands
EU Parliament East Midlands
UK Parliament
List of places
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". Vision of Britain. Retrieved 24 August 2012. 

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