In 1870-72, John Marius Wilson's Imperial Gazetteer of England and Wales described Cadney like this:
CADNEY-CUM-HOUSHAM, a parish in GlanfordBrigg district, Lincoln; on the Lincoln and Hull railway, 2½ miles SSE of Glanford-Brigg. It has a station, of the name of Housham, on the railway; and its Post Town is Brigg. Acres, with Newstead, 4,860. Real property, £6,383. Pop., 570. Houses, 111. The living is a vicarage in the dio. of Lincoln. Value, £230.* Patron, Lord Yarborough. The church is old. There are a chapel of ease, four dissenting chapels, and a British school.
Cadney is now part of North Lincolnshire district. Click here for graphs and data of how North Lincolnshire has changed over two centuries. For statistics about Cadney itself, go to Units and Statistics.
GB Historical GIS / University of Portsmouth, History of Cadney in North Lincolnshire | Map and description, A Vision of Britain through Time.
Date accessed: 29th April 2017
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