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Somersby Rectory

 

(Associated Place)

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Tennyson was born here; his father was the vicar at Somersby. Many of his early poems are inspired by the Lincolnshire countryside, including The Brook, written about the stream that runs through the village, a short walk from the house.

Contact Information

address:
The Rectory
Somersby
Near Louth
Lincolnshire

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