Place:South Ormsby, Lincolnshire, England


NameSouth Ormsby
Alt namesOrmesbisource: Domesday Book (1985) p 174
TypeInhabited place
Coordinates53.251°N 0.05°E
Located inLincolnshire, England
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South Ormsby, sometimes called South Ormesby, is a village in the East Lindsey district of Lincolnshire, England. It is situated west from the A16 road, south from Louth and 7 miles north-east from Horncastle. With the nearby hamlet of Ketsby, it forms the civil parish of South Ormesby with Ketsby.

The 15th-century church of St Leonard's is approached by a short climb up a path next to the old school house.

Ormsby Hall, built by James Paine in 1752, stands in a wooded parkland complete with lake.

The village has a public house, the Massingberd Arms, and a motor repair garage.

The Greenwich Prime Zero meridian line passes through the village.

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