Place:Beelsby, Lincolnshire, England

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NameBeelsby
Alt namesBelesbisource: Domesday Book (1985) p 168
Bilesbisource: Domesday Book (1985) p 168
TypeInhabited place
Coordinates53.5°N 0.183°W
Located inLincolnshire, England
source: Getty Thesaurus of Geographic Names
source: Family History Library Catalog


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Beelsby is a village in North East Lincolnshire, England. The village is situated approximately south-west from Grimsby.

Beelsby population at the 2001 census was 114.

The village is the source for the River Freshney.

The Grade II listed parish church is dedicated to St. Andrew.

Primary industry is agriculture centered around two farms.

According to local legend there is a stone in the middle of a local farm, called Molly Briar's Stone. At midnight on the 21st of June each year, a ghost of a maiden is seen sitting on the stone milking a white cow.

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