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Lowdham, Nottinghamshire

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Lowdham, Nottinghamshire

Lowdham is a village and civil parish in Nottinghamshire between Nottingham and Southwell. It is in the Newark and Sherwood district, and at the 2001 census, had a population of 2,832. The dual carriageway to the north and Doncaster cuts the village in two. The old church and the castle mound are to the west of the bypass. St Mary's church dates back to before the 14th century. To the north east of the bypass is Lowdham Mill.
DistrictNewark and Sherwood
Post townNOTTINGHAM
Administrative CountyNottinghamshire
Traditional CountyNottinghamshire
OS GridSK6646
OS Settlement ClassificationOther settlement (village, hamlet etc)
RegionEast Midlands
CountryEngland
Police AuthorityNottinghamshire
Fire and Rescue AuthorityNottinghamshire
Fire and Rescue AuthorityNottinghamshire
Ambulance AuthorityEast Midlands
Dialling code0115
Population2,832 (2001)
 

Other names by which Lowdham, Nottinghamshire has been known in the past

Ludeham ~ Ludham

Lowdham, Nottinghamshire in John Bartholomew's "Gazetteer of the British Isles" (1887)

Lowdham, par., township, and vil. with ry. sta., Notts, 5½ miles SW. of Southwell - par., 3010 ac., pop. 1357; township, pop. 740; P.O.

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