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Clixby

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Census

  • The parish was in the Caistor sub-district of the Caistor Registration District.
  • Check our Census Resource page for county-wide resources.
  • The table below gives census piece numbers, where known:
Census
Year
Piece No.
1841 H.O. 107 / 630
1861 R.G. 9 / 2392
1871 R.G. 10 / 3421
1891 R.G. 12 / 2621
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Church History

  • The Anglican parish church is dedicated to All Hallows.
  • In 1871, the church was a small building, comprising only the chancel of the original church.
  • The church was restored in 1889.
  • The church seats 128.
  • The Diocese of Lincoln declared this church redundant in July, 1973.
  • There is a photograph of All Hallows church on the Wendy PARKINSON Church Photos web site.
  • David HITCHBORNE has a photograph of All Hallows Church on Geo-graph, taken in July, 2004.
  • Here are two photos of All Hallows Church, taken by Ron COLE (who retains the copyright):

 

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Church Records

  • The Anglican parish register is included in that of Caistor.
  • The Lincolnshire FHS has published several marriage indexes and a burial index for the Westwold Deanery to make your search easier.
  • Check our Church Records page for county-wide resources.
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Civil Registration

  • The parish was in the Caistor sub-district of the Caistor Registration District.
  • Check our Civil Registration page for sources and background on Civil Registration which began in July, 1837.
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Description & Travel

Clixby is a small village and a parish about 2 miles north of Caistor. Caistor parish is to the south and Great Limber parish to the north.

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Gazetteers

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Historical Geography

You can see the administrative areas in which Clixby has been placed at times in the past. Select one to see a link to a map of that particular area.

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Maps

  • See our Maps page for additional resources.

You can see maps centred on OS grid reference TA102043 (Lat/Lon: 53.523821, -0.339192), Clixby which are provided by:

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Politics & Government

  • For centuries Clixby was only a township and a parochial chapelry in Caistor parish.
  • Clixby was incorporated as a separate, modern Civil Parish in December, 1866.
  • The parish was in the ancient Yarborough Wapentake in the West Lindsey district in the parts of Lindsey.
  • In April 1936 the civil parish was dissolved and the area allocated to Grasby civil parish.
  • Today's district governance is provided by the West Lindsey District Council.
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Poor Houses, Poor Law

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Population

Year Inhabitants
1801 66
1831 46
1871 45
1891 35
1901 37
1911 32
1921 28
1931 39
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Schools