Harrowby  Lincolnshire


In 1870-72, John Marius Wilson's Imperial Gazetteer of England and Wales described Harrowby like this:

HARROWBY, a township in Grantham parish, Lincoln; adjacent to the Grantham and Nottingham canal, 1 mile W of Grantham. Real property, £3, 072. Pop., 118. Houses, 19. The manor belonged to the Rolts; passed, about the middle of last century, to the Ryders; and gives them the title of Earl. Harrowby Hall was formerly the seat of the earls, but is now otherwise occupied.

Harrowby through time

Harrowby is now part of South Kesteven district. Click here for graphs and data of how South Kesteven has changed over two centuries. For statistics about Harrowby itself, go to Units and Statistics.

How to reference this page:

GB Historical GIS / University of Portsmouth, History of Harrowby, in South Kesteven and Lincolnshire | Map and description, A Vision of Britain through Time.


Date accessed: 24th October 2021

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