Gunby is both a small village and a parish south of Grantham, off the A1 trunk road to the west. It lies between North Witham parish to the east and Sewstern parish in neighborhing Leicestershire to the west. The parish covers just overr 1,000 acres.
There is another Gunby (Gunby St. Peter) near Spilsby. If you arer planning a visit:
Gunby is from Old Scandinavian for "village of Gunnhildr", and the name appeared as Gunelby in records from 1066 and 1069. A. D. Mills, "A Dictionary of English Place-Names," Oxford University Press, 1991.