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Dunsby, Lincolnshire

Historical Description

Dunsby, a village and a parish in Lincolnshire, on Lincoln Heights, 4¼ miles NNE of Bourn town, and 1 mile S from Rippingale station on the G.N.R., with a post office under Bourn; money order and telegraph office, Rippingale. Acreage, 2671; population, 193. The living is a rectory in the diocese of Lincoln; net yearly value, o£276 with residence. Patron, the Governors of Charterhouse, London. The church is a building of stone in the Early English and Decorated styles.

Transcribed from The Comprehensive Gazetteer of England & Wales, 1894-5


The following is a list of the administrative units in which this place was either wholly or partly included.

Ancient CountyLincolnshire 
Ecclesiastical parishDunsby All Saints 
Poor Law unionBourne 

Any dates in this table should be used as a guide only.

Church Records

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Civil Registration

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Directories & Gazetteers

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Newspapers and Periodicals

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DistrictSouth Kesteven
RegionEast Midlands
Postal districtPE10
Post TownBourne