Southrey

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Southrey
Church of St.John the Divine, Southrey, Lincs. - geograph.org.uk - 95331.jpg
Church of St John the Divine, Southrey
Southrey is located in Lincolnshire
Southrey
Southrey
Location within Lincolnshire
OS grid referenceTF137669
• London120 mi (190 km) S
Civil parish
District
Shire county
Region
CountryEngland
Sovereign stateUnited Kingdom
Post townLincoln
Postcode districtLN3
PoliceLincolnshire
FireLincolnshire
AmbulanceEast Midlands
EU ParliamentEast Midlands
UK Parliament
List of places
UK
England
Lincolnshire
53°11′14″N 0°17′54″W / 53.187125°N 0.298440°W / 53.187125; -0.298440Coordinates: 53°11′14″N 0°17′54″W / 53.187125°N 0.298440°W / 53.187125; -0.298440

Southrey is a village in the civil parish of Bardney in the West Lindsey district of Lincolnshire, England, and approximately 2 miles (3 km) south-east from Bardney.

Southrey Woods

In the 1086 Domesday Book Southrey is listed as "Sutrei", comprising 11 households.[1]

The little church dedicated to Saint John the Divine was built in 1898.[2]

Southrey Wood Butterfly Reserve is managed by Butterfly Conservation. Southrey Woods cover 22 acres (0.1 km2) and are part of Bardney Limewoods, a Site of Special Scientific Interest[3][4]

Southrey railway station opened in 1848 and closed in 1970.[5]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Southrey". Domesday Map. Anna Powell-Smith/University of Hull. Retrieved 21 July 2011.
  2. ^ "St John the Divine". A church near you. A church near you. Retrieved 21 July 2011.
  3. ^ "Southrey Woods Butterfly Reserve". Wildlife Extra. Wildlife Extra. Retrieved 21 July 2011.
  4. ^ "Bardney Limewoods SSSI". Natural England. Natural England. Retrieved 21 July 2011.
  5. ^ Historic England. "Southrey Railway Station (507079)". PastScape. Retrieved 21 July 2011.

External links[edit]

  • Media related to Southrey at Wikimedia Commons