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Saxby, Lincolnshire


St Helen's Church, Saxby
Saxby is located in Lincolnshire
 Saxby shown within Lincolnshire
OS grid reference
   – London 140 mi (230 km)  S
District West Lindsey
Shire county Lincolnshire
Region East Midlands
Country England
Sovereign state United Kingdom
Postcode district LN8
Police Lincolnshire
Fire Lincolnshire
Ambulance East Midlands
EU Parliament East Midlands
UK Parliament Gainsborough
List of places

Saxby is a village and civil parish in the West Lindsey district of Lincolnshire, England. It is situated 9 miles (14 km) north from Lincoln and 2.5 miles (4.0 km) east from the A15 road. According to the 2001 census the village had a population of 237.

St Helens parish church is a Grade I listed building, constructed in 1775 as an ashlar-faced red-brick mortuary chapel. There are of four wall plaques in white marble and Greek style, dating from 1832 to 1856, to the Earl of Scarborough, for whom the chapel was built.[1]

There existed an earlier church in the nearby medieval villages of East and West Firsby, but nothing remains of that or the village.


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