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Aby with Greenfield

Aby with Greenfield is a civil parish in the East Lindsey district of Lincolnshire, England. The population of the civil parish at the 2011 Census was 196.[1] It consists of the villages of Aby and Greenfield.[2] The parish is situated approximately 7 miles (11 km) south-east from Louth.

Greenfield

Greenfield was a hamlet[3] and chapelry, with a church dedicated to Saint Mary. According to a field investigator's report from 1964: "There are no surface indications of desertion - other than the Priory - nor is there local knowledge or tradition of a village and church".[4]

Greenfield Priory was a Cistercian nunnery founded before 1153 and suppressed in 1536.[5]

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