NATEBY, a township in Garstang parish, Lancashire; 1¾ mile N W by W of Garstang. Acres, 2,030. Real property, £2,547. Pop., 385. Houses, 62. The manor belongs to the executors of the late R. Thompson, Esq. There is a Calvinistic chapel.
John Marius Wilson, Imperial Gazetteer of England and Wales (1870-72)
1868 - The National Gazetteer of Great Britain and Ireland
"NATEBY, a township in the parish of Garstang, hundred of Amounderness, county Lancaster, 2 miles N.W. of Garstang, its post town. The township, which is of irregular form, is situated near the Lancaster canal, and is wholly agricultural. There is a place of worship for the Calvinist Methodists, The executors of the late Richard Thompson, Esq., are lords of the manor."