South Thoresby is a village and a parish about 4 miles west of Alford, 8 miles north of Spilsby and about 9 miles southeast of Louth in the Wold hills. A stream called the Withern Eau runs through the parish and eventualy joins the Great Eau. The parish covers about 950 acres and includes the hamlets of Calceby and Driby.
If you are planning a visit:
- By automobile, take the A16 trunk road south out of Louth just past Swaby. Or, from Alford, take the A1104 arterial road west to the A16, then north on that road about a mile and turn right for South Thoresby.
- South Thoreby Warren was declared a Nature Reserve in 2008.
- See our touring page for visitor services.
You can see pictures of South Thoresby which are provided by:
You can see the
administrative areas in which South Thoresby 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.
You can see maps centred on OS grid reference TF401770 (Lat/Lon: 53.271065, 0.100079), South Thoresby which are provided by: