Frodingham was both an ancient village and parish in Lincolnshire about 18 miles north of Gainsborough. Both are now part of the modern city of Scunthorpe. The parish lies across the north of Scunthorpe. The parish of Flixborough lies to the north, Gunness to the west and Appleby to the east. The parish contained the ancient villages of Bromby (Brumby), Crosby, Frodingham and Scunthorpe and covered about 5,770 acres.
Crosby is a township situated in Frodingham parish and spilling over into nearby Flixborough parish. Gunness is a township also partly in Frodingham parish.
If you are planning a visit:
- You may want to take the steam train rides round the iron and steel making facilities of CORUS steelworks. Run by the Appleby Frodingham Railway Preservation Society. Light refreshments available. Contact Brigg Tourist Information: (01652) 657053, or e-mail: Bookings.
- Frodingham and Crosby lie north of the M180 motorway, and are perhaps best reached by taking the M181 motorway north and turning off at Crosby.
- There is golf available at the Appleby Frodingham Par 3 Course.
- See our touring page for area resources.
You can see pictures of Frodingham which are provided by:
You can see the
administrative areas in which Frodingham has been placed at times in the past. Select one to see a link to a map of that particular area.
- See our Maps page for resources.
You can see maps centred on OS grid reference SE890110 (Lat/Lon: 53.588039, -0.656964), Frodingham which are provided by: