Scremby  Lincolnshire


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

SCREMBY, a parish in Spilsby district, Lincoln; 2½ miles W N W of Burgh r. station, and 3 E N E of Spilsby. Post-town, Spilsby. Acres, 1, 324. Real property, £2, 484 Pop., 184. Houses, 41. S. manor, with S. Hall, belongs to the Rev. H. Brackenbury; and Grebby manor, to W. Hoff, Esq. The living is a rectory in the diocese of Lincoln. Value, £256. Patron, the Rev. H. Brackenbury. The church is good; and there .are a Wesleyan chapel, and charities £6.

Scremby through time

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

How to reference this page:

GB Historical GIS / University of Portsmouth, History of Scremby, in East Lindsey and Lincolnshire | Map and description, A Vision of Britain through Time.


Date accessed: 20th September 2020

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