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Whisby, Lincolnshire

Historical Description

Whisby, a township in Doddington parish, Lincolnshire, 5½ miles SW by W of Lincoln.

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 
Civil parishDoddington 
Poor Law unionLincoln 

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

Directories & Gazetteers

We have transcribed the entry for Whisby from the following:


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Newspapers and Periodicals

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DistrictNorth Kesteven
RegionEast Midlands
Postal districtLN6
Post TownLincoln