In 1870-72, John Marius Wilson's Imperial Gazetteer of England and Wales described Ulceby By Alford like this:
ULCEBY, a parish in Spilsby district, Lincoln; 2½ miles SW of Alford r. station. Post town, Alford. Acres, 2,220. Real property, £1,622. Pop., 212. Houses, 38. The manor belongs to Capt. Mansell. The living is a rectory in the diocese of Lincoln. Value, £650.* Patron, the Rev. W. A. Peacock. The church is good.
A Vision of Britain through Time includes a large library of local statistics for administrative units. For the best overall sense of how the area containing Ulceby By Alford has changed, please see our redistricted information for the modern district of East Lindsey. More detailed statistical data are available under Units and statistics, which includes both administrative units covering Ulceby By Alford and units named after it.
GB Historical GIS / University of Portsmouth, History of Ulceby by Alford, in East Lindsey and Lincolnshire | Map and description, A Vision of Britain through Time.
Date accessed: 21st October 2014
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