In 1870-72, John Marius Wilson's Imperial Gazetteer of England and Wales described Ashby By Partney like this:
ASHBY-BY-PARTNEY, or Ashby-East, a parish in Spilsby district, Lincoln; on the river Steeping, 2 miles E of Spilsby, and 3½ W of Burgh r. station. Post Town, Spilsby. Acres, 1,210. Real property, £1,640. Pop., 148. Houses, 33. The living is a rectory in the diocese of Lincoln. Value, £157.* Patron, the Rev. L. Fowler. The church is plain. There is a Wesleyan chapel.
Ashby By Partney 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 Ashby By Partney itself, go to Units and Statistics.
GB Historical GIS / University of Portsmouth, History of Ashby by Partney, in East Lindsey and Lincolnshire | Map and description, A Vision of Britain through Time.
Date accessed: 30th March 2017
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