Owersby

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Owersby
St.Martin's church, North Owersby, Lincs. - geograph.org.uk - 124195.jpg
Church of St Martin, North Owersby
Owersby is located in Lincolnshire
Owersby
Owersby
Owersby shown within Lincolnshire
Population 275 (Including Thornton le Moor. 2011)
OS grid reference TF060944
• London 140 mi (230 km) S
District
Shire county
Region
Country England
Sovereign state United Kingdom
Post town Market Rasen
Postcode district LN8
Police Lincolnshire
Fire Lincolnshire
Ambulance East Midlands
EU Parliament East Midlands
UK Parliament
List of places
UK
England
Lincolnshire
53°26′12″N 0°24′19″W / 53.436530°N 0.40515°W / 53.436530; -0.40515Coordinates: 53°26′12″N 0°24′19″W / 53.436530°N 0.40515°W / 53.436530; -0.40515

Owersby is a civil parish in the West Lindsey district of Lincolnshire, England, situated about 6 miles (10 km) north-west from the market town of Market Rasen.

The parish includes the villages and hamlets of North Owersby, South Owersby, Thornton le Moor, and North and South Gulham.[1]

Owersby was created a civil parish in 1936 out of the former parishes of North Owersby,[2] South Owersby,[3] and Thornton le Moor,[4] which were separate civil parishes from 1866 to 1936.[5] The population of the civil parish at the 2011 census was 275.[6]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Owersby Civil Parish". Neighbourhood Statistics. Office for National Statistics. Retrieved 15 July 2011. 
  2. ^ "North Owersby CP". Vision of Britain. University of Portsmouth. Retrieved 15 July 2011. 
  3. ^ "South Owersby CP". Vision of Britain. University of Portsmouth. Retrieved 15 July 2011. 
  4. ^ "Thornton Le Moor CP". Vision of Britain. University of Portsmouth. Retrieved 15 July 2011. 
  5. ^ "North Owersby". Vision of Britain. University of Portsmouth. Retrieved 15 July 2011. 
  6. ^ "Civil Parish population 2011". Neighbourhood Statistics. Office for National Statistics. Retrieved 26 May 2016. 

External links[edit]

  • Media related to Owersby at Wikimedia Commons