Ashby (or Ashby St. Paul) is a village and a parish in the north of Lincolnshire which is part of the modern city of Scunthorpe. The parish was formed in 1899 from part of Bottesford parish when the township of Ashby grew so large due to the influx of steelworkers to the Scunthorpe area over 130 years ago. The parish covers about 2,235 acres.
The village is 7 miles west of Brigg. If you are planning a visit:
- The village is perhaps best reached by taking the B1450 off of the A18 trunk road where it passes through Scunthorpe.
- There is golf available at the Appleby Frodingham Par 3 Course.
- There are a number of good golf courses in the area, and Ashby is home to the Ashby Decoy Golf Club, Burringham Road, Scunthorpe, Lincolnshire, DN17 2AB, Tel: 01724 866561 sporting 18 holes.
- See our touring page for area resources.
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administrative areas in which Ashby 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 additional resources.
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