Aby


Aby

infobox UK place
country = England
latitude= 53.17546
longitude= -0.116052
official_name= Aby
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shire_county= Lincolnshire
lieutenancy_england= Lincolnshire
region= East Midlands
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Aby is a village located in Lincolnshire, England. Aby is approximately 32 miles east of Lincoln, and 11 miles south of Louth. Before the railway line was closed, the village had the distinction of the shortest station name on the GB network.

Aby forms part of the civil parish of Aby with Greenfield that, in turn, is part of East Lindsey district.

Attractions

Five miles south of Aby in Alford, there is the Alford Manor House Museum. [cite web |url=http://www.ukvillages.co.uk/ukvvenues.nsf/Attractions/Alford%20Manor%20House%20Museum-LN13%209DJ |title=Alford Manor House Museum] The Claythorpe Watermill and Windfowl Gardens [cite web |url=http://www.ukvillages.co.uk/ukvvenues.nsf/Attractions/Claythorpe%20Watermill%20and%20Wildfowl%20Gardens-LN13%200DU |title=Claythorpe Watermill and Windfowl Gardens] are in Claythorpe, less than a mile away. Church Farm Museum is located in nearby Skegness. [cite web |url=http://www.ukvillages.co.uk/ukvvenues.nsf/Attractions/Church%20Farm%20Museum-PE25%202HF |title=Church Farm Museum] Bolingbroke Castle is also nearby in Old Bolingbroke. [cite web |url=http://www.ukvillages.co.uk/ukvvenues.nsf/Attractions/Bolingbroke%20Castle-PE23%204HB |title=Bolingbroke Castle]

Accommodation

The main Bed and Breakfast in Aby is the 'Cherry Tree' B&B. [cite web |url=http://www.cherrytreebandb.co.uk/index.php |title=Cherry Tree Bed and Breakfast] There is also Jasmine Cottage [cite web |url=http://stayinthearea.ukvillages.co.uk/ukvillages.nsf/b?open&logid=&lang=&ref=localtrades.15100ebdafa9fe1280256e5a005b89e7&&body=localtrades&s=UKVwrapper |title=Jasmine Cottage] in nearby Swaby, along with The Haywain Freehouse & Motel [cite web |url=http://stayinthearea.ukvillages.co.uk/ukvillages.nsf/b?open&logid=&lang=&ref=localtrades.01e9cb0a7187022d8025708c0032e5c3&&body=localtrades&s=UKVwrapper |title=The Haywain Freehouse and Motel] near Ulceby Cross, each about 3 miles from Aby.

Schools

There is only one school in the village of Aby; The Aby CofE Primary School. [cite web |url=http://schoolsinthearea.ukvillages.co.uk/school/2C22D37F8AA5ED9C80256AE70051AFBB&v=Aby-Lincolnshire&school=The%20Aby%20Cofe%20Primary%20School |title=The Aby Cofe Primary School] There are seven other schools in surrounding Withern, Alford, Well, Willoughby, and Stewton.

References

External links

* [http://www.genuki.org.uk/big/eng/LIN/Aby/ GENUKI page for Aby]


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