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Scotter, Lincolnshire

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Scotter, Lincolnshire

Scotter is a large village and civil parish in West Lindsey, Lincolnshire, England, situated between Scunthorpe and Gainsborough. The population of the parish was recorded as 2,591 in the 2001 census. The parish church is dedicated to St Peter. It is in the Scotter with East Ferry ecclisiastical parish in the Scotton and Scotter Group of parishes, in the Manlake Deanery. Other churches in the group are Scotton and Northorpe. On the other side of Trent is the Deanery of Axholme.
DistrictWest Lindsey
Post townGAINSBOROUGH
Administrative CountyLincolnshire
Traditional CountyLincolnshire
OS GridSE8800
OS Settlement ClassificationOther settlement (village, hamlet etc)
RegionEast Midlands
CountryEngland
Police AuthorityLincolnshire
Fire and Rescue AuthorityLincolnshire
Fire and Rescue AuthorityLincolnshire
Ambulance AuthorityEast Midlands
Dialling code01724
Population2,591 (2001)
 

Other names by which Scotter, Lincolnshire has been known in the past

Scotere ~ Scotre

Scotter, Lincolnshire in John Bartholomew's "Gazetteer of the British Isles" (1887)

Scotter, par. and vil., Lincolnshire - par., 4630 ac., pop. 1070; vil., 3 miles N. of Northorpe sta. and 3½ miles NW. of Kirton in Lindsey; P.O.; near the vil. is Scotter Hall, seat.

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