Other current and historical names
Location and coordinates are for the approximate centre of Epworth within this administrative area. Geographic features and populated places may cross administrative borders.
Gazetteer of the British Isles (Edinburgh: Bartholomew, 1887). John Bartholomew
Epworth, market town and par. (ry. sta. Haxey and Epworth), N. Lincolnshire, in Isle of Axholme, 9 miles N. of Gainsborough, 8140 ac., pop. 2178; P.O., T.O., 1 Bank. Market-day, Thursday; was the birthplace of John Wesley (1703-1791), founder of Methodism.
A village in Epworth hundred, in the county of Lincolnshire.